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What can you do to stay healthy after an organ transplant?

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After an organ transplant, poor lifestyle habits can raise your chances of organ rejection. It's important not to drink too much or smoke. Embrace healthy behaviors such as:

  • Eat a nutritious diet
  • Exercise
  • Manage stress

SOURCES:

United Network for Organ Sharing: "What Every Patient Needs to Know."

Womenshealth.gov: "Organ Donation and Transplantation Fact Sheet."

Healthy Transplant web site: "After the Transplant;" "Health After Transplantation;" and "Quality of Life."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on June 30, 2019

SOURCES:

United Network for Organ Sharing: "What Every Patient Needs to Know."

Womenshealth.gov: "Organ Donation and Transplantation Fact Sheet."

Healthy Transplant web site: "After the Transplant;" "Health After Transplantation;" and "Quality of Life."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on June 30, 2019

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