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MomDaugher_shutterstock_317826932Caregivers often say that getting their spouse or parent who lives with dementia to bathe or shower is the biggest battle all day. Yet, once we understand the reasons behind their resistance - and also become a bit more flexible, perhaps - this particular challenge can become less frustrating. 

Read more on Egosancares blog for some tips on how to make bathing and showering a little easier for someone who lives with dementia?


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