Choose cotton clothes for older adults

 

The most advisable internal and external clothing for older adults is cotton, because it retains a relatively stable temperature and absorbs sweat, urine or any body fluid.

 

Several health experts also recommend that seniors wear loose clothing, preferably without zippers; However, if the person has the ability to move with some responsibility, you can use the clothes of your choice.

 

The options...


 

For example, cotton pants are a good alternative to be worn inside and outside the house.

 

Now, you should always dress appropriately and according to the ambient temperature, taking into account that due to inactivity and decreased circulation, the older adult retains a slightly lower temperature than the younger ones.


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