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What Should I Do to Prepare for Cosmetic Surgery?
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We make sure the patients are on Mephyton, which is...
We make sure the patients are on Mephyton, which is vitamin K, to help prevent bleeding. We also want them on the proper vitamins like vitamin A, and also extracts from pineapple and papaya. Patients should not be taking any medications that might make them bleed. Also, we encourage patients to have plenty of protein in their diet; that will help with the healing.
Preparing for surgery
You are about to undergo a major operation which often involves a significant physical and emotional recovery. A few words of advice may be helpful: 1. Make sure you are doing the procedure for the right reasons (for yourself) and that you have realistic expectations. Be aware that an improvement in the “problem area” may not translate to an overall improvement in your life situation. You are bound to be disappointed with results of the...
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