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What is a Halo Neck Brace and How does it Help?

A Halo orthosis brace, or simply a Halo brace, is a metal brace used to immobilize a neck and head while getting a neck injury or neck fracture until it heals the injury of the neck. This works by keeping the head and neck in the correct position, thus allowing it to heal the injured …

Can Osteoporosis Cause You Neck Pain?

Osteoporosis and neck pain

What is Osteoporosis? It is a pathological condition where progressive bone density and mass decrease. This leads to a high risk of getting a fracture. The word osteoporosis is derived from the two Greek words “Ostoun,” which means bone, and “Poros,” which means pore. The name osteoporosis came into existence with these two words, which …