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Wellness + Medical Tips

3 New Year’s Health Resolutions that Delve Deeper Than Diet

3 New Year’s Health Resolutions that Delve Deeper Than Diet It’s officially a brand-new year—which means health resolutions are abound! We’re all about scaling back on pizza, skipping the extra salt, and avoiding those late-night sweet snacks, but there’s also so much more to leading a healthy lifestyle than just our diet choices. Today, we’ll […]

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Preparing for Surgery Presurgery Nutrition

Hunger and Our Emotional State: Why Fasting Before Surgery Isn’t Always Your Friend

Hunger and Our Emotional State: Why Fasting Before Surgery Isn’t Always Your Friend There’s a reason “hangry” has become a well-known term in our culture (merriam-Webster even added the oh-so-real adjective to its list of Words We’re Watching). Today, we’re covering “hangry” as it relates to surgery (and your recovery). We’ll break down: The symptoms […]

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Presurgery Nutrition

Preparing for Surgery with Diabetes: Drinking ClearFast for a Safer Surgery

Preparing for Surgery with Diabetes: Drinking ClearFast for a Safer Surgery For the over 30 million people in the U.S. who have diabetes, the thought of preparing for surgery with diabetes can be frightening to say the least—but it doesn’t always have to be, especially when you’re armed with knowledge. Today, we’re breaking down: Why […]

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Home Preparing for Surgery

5 Tips for Preparing for Wisdom Teeth Removal

5 Tips for Preparing for Wisdom Teeth Removal Wisdom teeth removal is practically a high-school rite of passage. In fact, nearly 85 percent of adults have had their wisdom teeth removed, and just around 10 million wisdom teeth are removed each year (that’s 5 million mouths that are operated on annually!). So, how do you […]

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Preparing for Surgery

Preparing for Surgery with ClearFast: “Ask Your Doctor!”

Preparing for Surgery with ClearFast: “Ask Your Doctor!” We’ve seen those commercials time and time again—the ones that always end with: “Ask your doctor…” Fortunately, when it comes to going under, there’s one legitimate question you actually should ask your doctor about surgery prep. Today, we’ll cover: Why you should ask your doctor about using ClearFast for […]

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Preparing for Surgery Presurgery Nutrition

Set Your Body Up For Success: Proactive Surgery Prep with the Right Presurgery Drink

Set Your Body Up For Success: Proactive Surgery Prep with the Right Preop Drink Going under the knife is never fun—but fortunately there is one major surgery-prep step you can take to help your ensure you enter surgery more relaxed, come out of surgery more comfortable and recover faster. Today, we’ll cover:   Drinking ClearFast […]

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Colonoscopies

Using ClearFast as Part of Your Colonoscopy Prep Procedure:

The Power of Proper Pre-Op Hydration & Nutrition for a Better Colonoscopy Experience Colonoscopy prep can be daunting to say the least—but it doesn’t always have to be. Today, we’re getting to the bottom of easier, less-stressful colonoscopies. In this post, we’ll cover: Why the “no food or drink after midnight” rule is being replaced […]

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Preparing for Surgery

What To Look For in a Pre Surgery Drink

When it comes to pre surgery drinks, they aren’t all created equal. Below, we’ve broken down the top three things to look for when deciding what pre surgery drink to buy: 1. L-Citrulline Always choose a pre surgery drink that contains L-Citrulline, like ClearFast does. L-Citrulline is a healing property, and when it comes to […]