How to Take Care of Your Wound After Surgery
Get tips on keeping your surgical cut infection free, including when to remove the bandage and how to keep the wound clean.
What Happens in Surgery
Learn what to expect during surgery, including types of anesthesia, who's on the surgical team, infection control procedures, and waking up in the recovery room.
How to Know Your Surgical Cut Is Healing Right
If you learn about how your cut heals, that will help you figure out when to relax and when you need to call the doctor.
Sleep and Aging
Half of all adults over the age of 65 have sleep problems. WebMD looks at how aging can affect sleep patterns.
Guide to Pill Splitting
Some people split their pills in half to save money on prescription drugs, but be sure to do it safely.
Rehab After a Stroke
Find out how a rehab program can help you relearn skills like speech and walking after you've had a stroke.
Rehab After a Heart Attack
Find out how cardiac rehab can help you recover from a heart attack, rebuild your strength, and help you return to work and the activities you love.
Rehab for Ligaments and Tendons
Find out what to expect from physical therapy if you have a sprain, strain, or tear to one of your ligaments or tendons.
Rehab After Knee or Hip Replacement
Find out how physical therapy after knee or hip replacement surgery can ease your pain and stiffness and get you back doing the activities you love.
Mistakes After Surgery That Slow Your Recovery
You'll recover from an operation faster if you avoid some common errors, like going back to work too soon or skipping your physical therapy exercises.