Installing grab bars in the bathroom are a great way to improve the safety of the older adults in our lives. But there’s more to improving safety than just purchasing a pair of grab bars. Try these helpful tips to improve the safety of your loved one when they’re getting in and out of the tub.
Practice Makes Perfect
Bathing is one of the hallmarks of remaining independent, especially as a person ages. Taking proper precautions can improve an elderly person’s safety in the bathroom.
What have you done to improve bathroom safety? Let me know your ideas by leaving a comment.
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