Incontinence is something that can affect people with Alzheimer's, especially those who are middle or late-stage. Incontinence could be due to an underlying health problem, but could also be due to medication side effects or recent surgery. Changing the diet and behavorial patterns around going to the bathroom for a person with Alzheimer's can help improve incontinence.
Urinary incontinence is a distressing but very common problem in people with mid to late-stage Alzheimer's disease. There are lots of things you can do to help. 1st-Exclude diseases and conditions that could be causing urinary incontinence Remember, people with Alzheimer's can get sick too. Urinary incontinence may just be a symptom of an…