The Washington Post—December 31, 2012
If you’re scheduled for surgery, one of your main questions is likely to be “How long before I can get back to my regular life?”
As you might expect, the answer depends in part on what type of operation you’re having and how healthy you are going in. But much of it also depends on you. The following steps can help you improve your chances for a speedy recovery and reduce the risk of complications that can leave you sidelined longer than you intended.
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