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    1. 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.

    2. 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.

    3. 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.

    4. Sleep and Aging

      Half of all adults over the age of 65 have sleep problems. WebMD looks at how aging can affect sleep patterns.

    5. Guide to Pill Splitting

      Some people split their pills in half to save money on prescription drugs, but be sure to do it safely.

    6. 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.

    7. 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.

    8. 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.

    9. What Is Occupational Therapy?

      Find out how an occupational therapist can help you regain independence after you've been hurt or had surgery.

    10. 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.

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