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Treating Chafes & Bedsores

Treating Chafes & Bedsores

Constant exposure to urine, a higher temperature inside the brief, and remaining in one position for a long time may quickly lead to skin irritation. Symptoms of irritation burning sensation itching stinging sensation feeling of tense skin redness exfoliation   In the case of people with limited mobility, and those who are bedridden (especially the people […]

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Bedsores preventive treatment

Bedsores preventive treatment

What is a bedsore? Bedsore is a skin condition arising from the exposure to the following factors: Pressure causing local ischemia – cells which are deprived of oxygen die, and repeated periods of skin affecting pressure lead to inflammation – that can quickly lead to developing a bedsore. Friction – rubbing peels the epidermis, making […]

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Hygiene of a bedridden person

Hygiene of a bedridden person

Advice on Caring for Someone Bedridden Make sure that you have all the necessary items at hand before you start. Protect the bed with a special hygienic underpad before attempting to carry out the bed bath. Start the bath by washing the face, and then wash the ears and the neck. Proceed to wash the […]

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