Friday, January 31, 2014

Best Way to Bathe Seniors with Alzheimers


A reader searched Comcast using the following keywords

Best Way to Bathe Seniors with Alzheimers
best way to bathe seniors with alzheimers

The search directed them to this article on the
Alzheimer's Reading Room



Doctors recommend older adults shower or bathe a minimum of twice a week to reduce the chance of infection (especially UTI’s in women). If you can get them to bathe more, kudos to you. If not, be satisfied with twice a week, unless another medical condition demands more frequent bathing.

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