Author: Marissa Adams

Are You At Higher Risk For PONV?

Are You At Higher Risk For PONV?

At MendWell, it’s always our goal to empower patients with the information they need for a smooth surgical experience. Today, then, we’re talking about one of the most common surgical complications: postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV)—and, specifically, about how to know if you’re at a higher risk for PONV. Read for our helpful breakdown on […]

One-Pot Wonder Veggie Pasta

One-Pot Wonder Veggie Pasta

We could probably all use a few more veggies in our diet. This Meatless Monday, try a quick, delicious veggie pasta that comes together in a matter of minutes! Budget-friendly and light on the cleanup (seriously, one pot is all you need!), this tasty veggie pasta will have you feeling good about your choices. If […]

This Medication Eliminated Opioid Use After Surgery in 83% of Patients Studied

This Medication Eliminated Opioid Use After Surgery in 83% of Patients Studied

No companies mentioned in this post have provided promotional consideration to MendWell. The Research At-A-Glance  In a study funded by the biotech company Heron Therapeutics, more than 90% of patients stayed opioid-free in the 72 hours after surgery and 83% stayed off opioids the full 28-day post-op window. Patients having hernia repair surgery were given […]

Welcome to Mend Well

Welcome to Mend Well

Welcome to Mend Well Blog; we’re really glad you’re here! You play a role in the success of your surgery and the speed of your recovery. And it pays to be your own advocate and take control of your health; it’s not all on your doctors and nurses. Think of it like this: you’re an […]