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Preparing Your Patients for Surgery with the ClearFast Enhanced Recovery Drink: Your Top 5 Questions Answered

Preparing Your Patients for Surgery with the ClearFast Enhanced Recovery Drink: Your Top 5 Questions Answered With traditional NPO on its way out and pre-surgery carbohydrate loading taking its place, we’re now on the forefront of a major shift in the way the medical industry looks at surgery prep. This shift means that our team […]

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For Med Pros Preparing for Surgery

I Was Told to Fast—So What Makes Drinking ClearFast Before Surgery Safe?

I Was Told to Fast—So What Makes Drinking ClearFast Before Surgery Safe? We can’t lie—we’re pretty excited for today’s topic. It’s a question we get asked all of the time: My doctor told me to fast, so what makes drinking ClearFast before surgery safe? Today, we’re answering that all-too-common question and so much more. We’ll […]

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Liquid Fasting for Orthopedics Patients, Diabetics and More: The Unique Benefits of ClearFast for Different Types of Surgery

Liquid Fasting for Orthopedics Patients, Diabetics and More: The Unique Benefits of ClearFast for Different Types of Surgery Fluid fasting before surgery offers a number of valuable benefits for patients across the board—like reduced post-op nausea and vomiting, and a less stressful surgery experience—but today we wanted to break down the specific benefits of fluid […]

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Presurgery Nutrition

How to Use ClearFast: Our Different Bottle-Count Recommendations and What They Mean

How to Use ClearFast: Our Different Bottle-Count Recommendations and What They Mean So you’ve heard all about how ClearFast helps to enhance recovery after surgery, reduce your risk of post-op nausea and vomiting, and make for a less stressful surgery experience overall—but now you’re wondering how to use ClearFast properly to reap its benefits? Not […]

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Clear Liquid Before Surgery: The Meaning Behind the ClearFast Name & Why It Matters for Safer Surgery

Clear Liquid Before Surgery: The Meaning Behind the ClearFast Name & Why It Matters for Safer Surgery What’s in a name? Turns out, a whole lot, actually. With a name like ClearFast, we often get asked if our drink is a laxative (spoiler alert: it’s not!), so we wanted to take some time today to […]

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Preparing for Surgery

Preparing for Surgery with ClearFast: Your Top 5 Questions Answered

Preparing for Surgery with ClearFast: Your Top 5 Questions Answered One of the most exciting things about ClearFast is that our team gets to be on the forefront of a major shift in the way the medical industry looks at preparing for surgery—we’re now at a time where doctors are recommending patients nourish and hydrate […]

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Healing Tips Preparing for Surgery Presurgery Nutrition

Five Surgery Success Stories: What Physicians & Patients are Saying About ClearFast Preop Drink

Five Surgery Success Stories: What Physicians & Patients are Saying About ClearFast Preop Drink Undergoing surgery can be daunting—but, with the ClearFast Preop Drink, it doesn’t always have to be. From reducing post-op nausea and vomiting to speeding up the recovery process, ClearFast has a number of proven medical benefits for patients undergoing anesthesia. There’s […]

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Osmolarity & Preop Carb Loading: ClearFast vs. Traditional Sports Drinks

Every day, we’re learning more about why fasting before surgery isn’t a physician’s friend. More and more modern medical research is leading hospitals and medical professionals to one conclusion: they have to hydrate and nourish their patients before surgery for better outcomes. Inevitably, some people immediately think of sports drinks for pre-surgery nourishment and hydration—but […]

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The Most Effective ERAS Drink: Ensuring the Preop Drink You Recommend Delivers the Right Results

The Most Effective ERAS Drink: Ensuring the Preop Drink You Recommend Delivers the Right Results An evidence-based program borrowed from Europe and the UK, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Programs (or ERAS® Programs) are becoming increasingly popular in luminary hospitals across the United States. A major component of these programs is prepping patients for surgery with the […]

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Preoperative Carbohydrate Loading: Four Reasons Sports Drinks Don’t Cut it for Enhanced Recovery

Preoperative Carbohydrate Loading: Four Reasons Sports Drinks Don’t Cut it for Enhanced Recovery When first learning about preoperative carbohydrate loading and its role in enhanced recovery after surgery, many medical professionals think, “Carb loading? Hydration? Sports drinks do that!” Well, not exactly—in fact, sports drinks don’t check any of the boxes needed for better patient […]