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Surgery

Alcohol

Understand how alcohol can affect your surgery and recovery time.

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Pain Control & Heart Surgery

Learn more about pain management techniques and get tip for coping at home.

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Sleep After Heart Surgery

You surgery can affect your sleep, find out how to get a good nights sleep.

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Diet & Activity

Resources and answer to frequently asked questions on a diet and activity when recovering from heart surgery.

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Incision Care

It's important to care for your surgical incision properly; watch our video and learn how.

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Fluid Control After Heart Surgery

Manage your fluid retention and hear our experts offer advice on shedding the excess.

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Respiratory

Watch our videos on the importance of keeping your airways clear while working

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Emotions & Mental Functioning

Resources and Information on your emotions and mental functioning after heart surgery.

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Follow Up Care & Resources

Follow up care and resources to make sure you receive the best possible care to meet your individual needs.

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Your Guide to Cardiac Surgery

Online guide includes important information about preparing for surgery and what to expect before, during, and after your hospital stay.

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