Tips For Keeping The Elderly Warm In Winter | Wessex Care,some%20extra%20heat%20if%20necessary.

For venturing outside, ensure that your relative wraps up warm in gloves, a scarf and hat. Elderly people should change out of damp or wet clothes immediately to prevent extreme coldness or even hypothermia.

Socks and slippers are essential for keeping feet warm, and a blanket over the legs can be used for some extra heat if necessary. If your relative suffers with coldness, electric blankets and hot water bottles can be a great investment to provide some additional warmth at night.

2 thoughts on “Tips For Keeping The Elderly Warm In Winter | Wessex Care

    1. Thank you very much David I’ll temperature here as I’ve gone up from below freezing to about 50 degrees Fahrenheit but it’s raining.
      Keep warm spring is coming

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