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Broken Nose (cont.)

Broken Nose Prevention

  • Avoid drug and alcohol use. Many nose breaks occur during or after abuse of these drugs.
  • Follow safety rules when participating in sports and physical recreation.
  • Wear a seatbelt at all times while riding in a motor vehicle.
  • Make sure children are in an approved car seat when riding in a vehicle.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/3/2014

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