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How to Create a Home Spa for People with Disabilities


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Is Getting Into a Bath a Struggle? Try Bathing in Bed or a Sponge Bath
If getting into the bathroom or a bathtub is too much of a struggle but soaking is required, Tannenbaum suggests bathing in bed with an inflatable tub, which can be purchased from Dynamic Living or other home care product companies.

If soaking is not recommended, a sponge bath can be a relaxing experience. You can find products that offer a pleasant bathing experience without water.

“For any of these bed bathing techniques, pay as much special attention to privacy and dignity as possible,” advises Ms. Tannenbaum. “Keep extra towels and a robe nearby. Cover body parts that are not being bathed – for warmth and modesty.”

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