How to Care for a Loved One Following Hip Replacement Surgery

Posted by Christina Bhattacharya on 3/7/16 8:00 AM

The weeks following hip replacement surgery can exact a high emotional toll – not only on the person who just had surgery, but also on their friends and family members. Your once-active loved one will face new restrictions on even the simplest day-to-day activities. Of course, in the long run, many people experience reduced pain and a better quality of life from such a surgery, but while the new hip is healing, your loved one may require assistance with activities and motivation to keep them on track with their recovery. Luckily, there are many ways you can help.

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