Preparing for Surgery

Advanced Recovery® Drink

Taking steps to prepare for major surgery can help calm the nerves - and optimize your recovery.

Am I ready for this? How will I feel after? What will my recovery be like? What can I do to improve my hospital recovery time? When will I get back to my normal routine? It’s only natural: with surgery, comes questions.


Tips to improve hospital recovery time

Preparing for the day of surgery…

Whether you already have a surgery date or you're still talking with your doctor about options, there are many ways to start preparing for your surgery:

  • Ask your healthcare professional all of your questions
  • Gather information to best understand your surgery
  • Learn more about anesthesia
  • Line up help for your recovery at home
  • Eliminate stress as much as possible
  • Get plenty of rest
  • Talk to your doctor about adding IMPACT Advanced Recovery to your diet

Can I supplement my diet to support my surgery recovery?

If bad weather approached and you were concerned about a loss of power or water, you would quickly stock up on certain priority supplies. The same is true as surgery approaches. You can prepare by stocking up on specialized nutrients the surgery increases your need for.

The days before and after surgery are stressful enough, so you may not be thinking about food much at all.

IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink makes it easy to supplement important nutrients in your diet that can help you prepare for your upcoming surgery. Download this fact sheet so you can talk to your doctor about the many ways that IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink can support your recovery after major surgery and reduce risk of side effects. Following the directions is simple!

Add IMPACT Advanced Recovery® to your diet 5 days before and 5 days after surgery

As you discuss the details of your surgery with your doctor, ask about adding IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink to your “to-do” lists before and after surgery.

Easy "5&5" Routine

Days Before,  5 Days After

2  Cartons Each Day

Ask your doctor if IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink can help support your surgery recovery


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Ask your doctor how IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink can help with your recovery after surgery

Share with your doctor the IMPACT Advanced Recovery® Drink fact sheet


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