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Your recovery at home
You will be encouraged to steadily increase your activity once you are home. Walking is great exercise! Walking will help your general recovery by strengthening your muscles, keeping your blood circulating to prevent blood clots, and helping your lungs stay clear.
Edited by Cynthia Dennison Haines, MD on March 01, 2006.
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