FOR GREGORY. He was not a VICTIM of ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, he was a HERO!

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Taking a Bath Made Easy

Came across this wonderful article on helping a PWD (Person With Dementia) successfully take a bath! Professional and family caregivers often report bathing as one of the most challenging areas of dementia care. People with dementia often refuse, withdraw, or fight during a bath or shower. There are many things that can trigger these unhealthy responses and many of these triggers can be controlled.

CLICK HERE TO SEE ARTICLE:
http://www.crisisprevention.com/Blog/October-2010/Tips-To-Reduce-Bathing-and-Showering-Challenges-A

2 comments:

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    1. Thanks Kate. Hope is always a good thing.

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