Help! My mom has lived with me for eight years. She has
"severe dementia" now. In the past three weeks, she has
started going to the bathroom (urinating and bowel moving)
at least 25 times a day. She has a lot of bowel accidents
and it makes a huge mess several times a day. We use
incontinence underwear. Mom is blind in one eye and can't
see well in the other eye. She can't hear well, but can
hear. We have to scrub her hands with a brush after every
bowel movement if she gets there before I do. I AM
COMPLETELY WORN OUT. Is it normal for "severe dementia"
patients to go to the bathroom 25 times a day?
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