1. Drink plenty of water, maintain a well balanced diet with fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and proteins.
2. Wear a proper fitting compression garment when flying or driving to prevent increased swelling with pressure change.
3. Avoid heavy weight lifting and aggressive sports that may cause injury. We recommend walking, swimming, biking, and any light to moderate exercise.
4. Avoid blood pressure checks, IV's, shots, and blood draws on the affected limb.