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The issue of elders who were once reasonably clean adults refusing to take showers and wear fresh clothes is one that is far more common than most people think. To remedy this often-malodorous situation, it is crucial to first understand why a loved one is not bathing and/or changing their clothes regularly. There are many possible culprits and often several of them combine to form the perfect unhygienic storm. Getting to the root of a senior's avoidance is the best way to devise a successful strategy for cleaning up their personal care...Why Seniors Refuse Grooming and Personal Hygiene

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