Having a family member scheduled for surgery can be an anxiety-inducing experience.
From packing essential items to waiting during surgery to ensuring a smooth ride back home, there are many things to consider.
As if that weren't enough, the real work of caregiving begins after the surgery.
It can be overwhelming, but there are ways to ease the stress. Here are some tips and items that could come in handy during this challenging time.
Keep in mind that every situation is different, but these common items may be helpful.