Benefits of Bidets – Elderly and Handicapped

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Benefits of Bidets - Elderly and HandicappedThe elderly and the handicapped are two growing groups of bidet users.  Due to physical limitations, using a toilet can be difficult or impossible for some people, which makes the bidet an ideal candidate for them.

For people who have difficulty moving or pain while doing so, a bidet can provide much relief over a standard toilet.  By simply sitting down, doing their business, and then standing up, one can eliminate all of the extra exertion and pain of wiping.  This can be extremely difficult for those with arthritis, muscular dystrophy or multiple sclerosis.

The bidet can also reduce the amount of showers that an elderly or handicapped person feels like they must take.  Studies show that the shower is one of the most dangerous places for a physically challenged person, making it important to reduce the amount of time and trips necessary for them to feel clean.

As people age there’s an added risk of bladder or vaginal infections.  Bidets are great at reducing this risk and even offer dual nozzles that can provide anal cleansing as well as feminine cleansing.


2 Comments on "Benefits of Bidets – Elderly and Handicapped"

  1. Wikiman on Thu, 3rd Feb 2011 2:24 am 

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    There is one more bidet seat for elderly and handicapped – Bidan. Found here:

    They are manufacturing various models.

  2. Thallysson on Mon, 9th Nov 2015 3:18 pm 

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    I used Bidet (Non-Electric) at home. It is easy to install and easy to use. Green and Hygiene plus GREEN (use less Toilet Paper). It is the Bidet4me Brand. My son scareh web and it has the best value (good price and good quality)I recommend MB-2000 it’s warm water spray, dual nozzles (male and female), temperature and water pressure control function. If you have budget concern, try MB-1000 however it’s only support Fresh Water Spray and Single Nozzle I am 58 years old and I have no problem to use it

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