Long used in Europe and Asia, these personal hygiene fixtures are being adopted in the US by people who need help using the bathroom

posted on March 31, 2011 - 11:55am
A few years ago, Bonnie Guzelf of Phoenix began having difficulty using the bathroom by herself. Guzelf, who has a slowly progressive form of ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), found that her hands, arms and legs were getting too weak to perform basic hygiene. A friend who is an occupational therapist suggested she get a bidet.
posted on January 1, 2008 - 3:40pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 1
It ain’t easy being clean. Check out ”Splish Splash” for information about products that make it a little easier. The expanded resource list below will help you find what you’re looking for.
posted on January 1, 2008 - 2:58pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 1
If you have a neuromuscular disease, is there anything more energy-draining than taking a shower or bath?