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Saturday, March 5, 2011

Alzheimer's Urinary Incontinence


How many times each year does the typical Alzheimer's Support Group discuss urinary incontinence and a trip to the emergency room?... You tell me...
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Alzheimer's Caregiving : Dealing with Bladder Infections and Urinary Incontinence, How Cranberry Juice Fights Bacteria that Cause Urinary Tract Infections

A number of controlled clinical trials ― these are carefully designed and conducted scientific studies done in humans ― have concluded that cranberry juice really is effective for preventing urinary tract infections...




Alzheimer's Caregiving : Dealing with Bladder Infections and Urinary Incontinence

You know what happens when an older person has a urinary tract infection and they don't know it? They start peeing all over themselves and all over the place.....

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Alzheimer's Caregiving : Dealing with Bladder Infections and Urinary Incontinence, The Role of Communication and Basic Understanding in Solving Incontinence Problems

Think about it. How many times have you had your Alzheimer's patient tested for a UTI? Does your doctor routinely check your patient for bladder infections. By routinely, I mean every month...

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Alzheimer's Caregiving : Dealing with Bladder Infections and Urinary Incontinence, Avoiding the Urinary Tract Infection

So for those of experiencing frequent UTIs, consider watching the way mom wipes herself after urinating or after a bowel movement. If you observe an obvious problem, try to train her to wipe the other way or right way...

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Urinary Incontinence -- How We Beat Alzheimer's Disease Incontinence -- The Solution

It took me years to figure this out. After I did I thought, why isn't everyone already doing this? I guess for the same reason that I didn't. Sometimes you just have to look beyond the obvious...



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