For those undergoing Tonsilectomy
Give some thought to vitamin and mineral supplements before you have your surgery.
Vitamin C, Zinc and Multivitamins have been shown to speed healing time after surgery - quicker healing means less pain for a shorter time
You can buy generic multivitamons, vitamin c and zinc tablets for about 10 dollars all up at Walmart, so its a cheap excersise.
One of each every day, starting a couple of weeks before surgery and continuing for a few weeks after