It can take up to 3 months to recover completely from a knee replacement surgical procedure. Patients can normally drive again after 4 to 6 weeks and return to work after 6 to 8 weeks. Physical therapy may be provided for 3 months.
You should be able to stop using your crutches or walking frame and resume normal leisure activities 6 weeks after surgery.
However, it may take up to 3 months for pain and swelling to settle down. It can take up to a year for any leg swelling to disappear.
One of the most common problems people experience after knee replacement is a stiff knee joint. Often these symptoms can cause difficulty with normal activities including going down stairs, sitting in a chair, or getting out of a car.
When applying more than one oil blend to the same area, do so over the course of the day or wait 10 minutes in between.
Drink 3 Inflammation capsules, three times a day from the Herbal Range.
Drink 3 Arthritis capsules, three times a day also from the Herbal Range.