Broken Collarbone - Treatment

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Published: December 16

I was in a head-on collision and broke my collarbone. It has been 4 weeks and I only wore a sling for the first 2 weeks. I go back to the bone doctor next week and hope I will get the okay to drive again. It is a painful injury and I have to sleep propped in a sitting position. I was lucky enough to not have surgery and I think it is healing on its own..

Published: November 18

I fractured my collar bone yesterday. I went to hospital where they took X-rays. I had been out mountain biking. I came home and was lying in bed not moving it at all. I've been sleeping with a sling on. It's not too bad so far..