Had surgery recently? Planning to travel? Please read this:
Have I missed anything, major or minor? If so, please post here, or better yet comment directly onto the blog.
It occurs to me that I didn't specifically call out the pillow or towel to put between the belly and the seatbelt for patients with recent hyst incisions. (A sweatshirt or jacket works in a pinch.) This technique works both on planes and in cars.