One of the reasons rib injuries occur is that they are surprisingly difficult to prevent. The ribs are there to protect organs such as the heart, but the ribcage itself is not very well-protected, so it can be damaged by everything from football accidents to auto accident injuries. If you suspect that you have sustained an injury to your ribs, it’s important to see a medical professional right away. To learn more about rib injuries and how they are treated, watch this video.

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