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Older Adults May Skip Bathing for Reason's that We've Never Thought Of

Fear of Baths and Showers Common for Many Who Live with Dementia: Here's Help

FatherDaughter_shutterstock_1195917298One of the great challenges for dementia caregivers is that of giving baths or showers when the person in their care is fearful of the process. At least a certain amount of cleanliness is important to good health as well as feeling good overall. Hard as this can be there are ways that make it easier to accomplish this task. 

Read more on the Egosancares blog about people with dementia and how to approach bathing:

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