Clarissa Fells-Smith, Caring.com Expert



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What are some budget-friendly ways to keep my mom safe during bathing? — Sep 12, 2007
Think prevention. At the very least, you should have a rubber tub mat, a handheld shower hose, a tub chair, and a nonskid floor rug. If you can't afford a tub chair or ben...
What can I do to help my dad stay comfortable during bath time? — Sep 12, 2007
It would be a good idea to start by checking with your father's doctor to make sure your dad isn't sick. Assuming your dad's health isn't the problem and the room tempe...
How can I encourage my listless mom to bathe? — Sep 12, 2007
There's always a reason behind decisions made by older people, especially when it comes to personal care. Start by asking your mom what's going on. If she doesn't give ...