Do babies' ribs break easily?

Answer Yes and no. That is, babies ribs are more flexible than those of an older child or adult. Otherwise, simply being born would break them. They don't typically fracture apart like ours (adults) would... Read More »

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How can I break my arm with out it relly hurting how can I break it easily ?

get VERY drunk and wreck a bicycle...go headfirst and put your arm out in front of you stiffarmed...good luck

How many sets of ribs do babies have?

Approximately 700 or an average of 14 per state. Pediatric Surgeons can be found in Children's Hospitals or very large Community Hospitals in large cities.

Can your ribs break from being punched?

Yes they can, but there's really nothing to be done about it other than taking it easy. There's no splint or brace you can put on your ribs. It's possible for cracked ribs to do internal damage, bu... Read More »

When you do CPR do you have to break the ribs ...I'm suddenly really curious.?