bed rest

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Synonyms for bed rest

confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons)


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On bed rest, I am taken by the feast to a different celebration: one that is bodily and at the same time completely spiritual.
I have been advised bed rest for two weeks but can't do that so I am on heavy medication now," he said.
Such physical and psychological effects of bed rest can all have a serious impact on health.
The groupings were (1) studies using only bed rest, analgesics, or a pelvic girdle and (2) studies that also included physical therapy to progressively mobilize and strengthen the women in addition to walking reeducation (Table).
As a lazy child, then lazy student, then sleep-deprived barman and finally as a teacher, I would never have dreamt that 12 weeks of forced bed rest would be anything but paradise.
Islamabad, May 31 ( ANI ): Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf has been advised complete bed rest by the medical board treating him for his spinal cord problems.
5 hours before being discharged home on pelvic and modified bed rest.
And because there are potential life-threatening challenges--the girls' umbilical cords could have become entangled-mom Sarah Thistlethwaite spent 56 days on bed rest.
HurE-it Tolon, jailed suspects in the trial concerning Ergenekon -- a shadowy crime network that has alleged links within the state and is suspected of plotting to topple the government -- have been ordered to take five days' bed rest by a doctor at Silivri Prison.
With Fizz in the grip of flu, too, the dishy doc called and gave the prescription he'd spent years training for: "Plenty of fluids and bed rest.
Manual compression hemostasis followed by bed rest has been the standard of care following cardiac catheterization via femoral access.
Researchers have long questioned why patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) tend to manage well through childhood and adolescence, yet succumb to their disease in early adulthood, or why elderly people who lose muscle strength following bed rest find it difficult or impossible to regain.
DOCTORS say fit and healthy people should get over swine flu with bed rest, fluids and paracetamol.
7), (15), (16) Typical measures focused on either the ability to perform daily tasks, such as cooking and caring for children, (9) or the need for bed rest.