Date: 6th October 2004

Elizabeth Taylor breaks her back - again

Elizabeth Taylor is recovering after breaking her back - for the fifth time.

The ailing Hollywood legend reportedly underwent intensive treatment at a private Los Angeles hospital for a shattered bone in her lower spine.

The actress and grandmother-of-nine was sent home the following day and told by doctors to rest.

The star recently laughed off reports she is fighting for her life reports Femalefirst.

Her spokesperson, Sally Morrison, says although the Cleopatra actress is bedridden, she is in good spirits.

Source: Press Release