If you are caring for your loved one at home, you might find yourself responsible for changing the patient's adult diaper while he or she lies in bed. Following these simple steps can make the task easier for you and more comfortable for your loved one. Consider acquiring a hospital bed if you don't have one already. It makes caring for the bedridden person easier and might make him feel more comfortable. Finally, make sure you understand how to properly position a bed-bound patient. This can help prevent the development of bedsores and keep your loved one more comfortable.
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An adult diaper or adult nappy is a diaper made to be worn by a person with a body larger than that of an infant or toddler. Diapers can be necessary for adults with various conditions, such as incontinence , mobility impairment , severe diarrhea or dementia. Adult diapers are made in various forms, including those resembling traditional child diapers, underpants , and pads resembling sanitary napkins known as incontinence pads.