That worries her, because a wrist fracture is often the first sign that bones are becoming weaker. If someone middle-aged or older breaks a wrist, it could mean they’re on track to break a hip or a vertebra 10 or 15 years later. “If you have a wrist A broken wrist may not seem like much, but it can be the first sign that you’re headed for a broken hip or spinal fracture. Men often don’t realize they are at risk of osteoporosis as they age. A man who breaks a wrist after age 50 is more likely to die A study in the November 5th issue of the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (JBJS) found that men were three times less likely than women to undergo bone mass density (BMD) testing following a broken wrist (distal radius fracture) and seven times less likely A couple of days ago, director Gunasekhar shared a picture of Anushka Shetty offering a piece of cake to him with her right wrist wrapped in bandage, which went viral online. Apparently, the actress ‘suffered a hairline fracture while filming for the (Reuters) – Fractures to his left wrist and right hand forced 2013 champion Chris Froome out of the Tour de France race earlier this week, the Team Sky Rider said on Friday. “MRIs done, confirmed fractures to the left wrist & right hand. Time for some R&R Sky rider Chris Froome confirmed Wednesday that he abandoned stage 5 of the Tour de France with fractures to both his left wrist and right hand. The 2013 Tour champion crashed on his left side on stage 4, and after inconclusive x-rays that evening .
The Washington Wizards are now recovering from another significant preseason injury: Promising guard Bradley Beal is expected to miss up to two months with a fractured left wrist. Beal sustained the injury in the first half of Friday’s exhibition game What is a navicular fracture of the wrist? A navicular fracture is a break in a small bone on the thumb side of your wrist. Of the eight carpal bones in your wrist, your navicular bone is the most likely one to break. Like a lot of knee injuries The wrist is the most commonly injured region of the upper extremity. Fractures of the distal radius and ulna account for three fourths of wrist injuries. The carpal bones themselves are injured much less frequently but account for up to 10% of injuries to Wrist fractures account for 30 percent of all fractures that occur in children, reports the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Buckle fractures, which are also called torus fractures, are a specific type of wrist fracture that only happens during .