Laundry is a chore for anyone, but when your hands are stiff and swollen, it can be especially hard. We asked our readers and followers “How do you make doing laundry easier with arthritis?” Here are their answers.
By spacing it out. I only wash a load or two a day.
–Anne Rowell, Shreveport, Louisiana
I bought new pegs for drying clothes that I can open with my hands, instead of just my fingers.
–Amber Marsh, Albany, Western Australia
It’s a family effort! I wash, my husband folds, and my kids put it all away.
–Laura Izett via Facebook
I don’t let it pile up.
–Sally Holt via ...more