Dementia and UTIs



 
It seemed to happen overnight.
Andrea entered the assisted living facility to join her 94-year-old mother for casino night. Unable to find her at the event, Andrea went to her mother’s room.
She was shocked by what she saw. Her mom was sitting on her bed wearing half her wardrobe—two summer dresses, pants, multiple shirts and sweaters, many scarves and lots of pieces of jewelry.
“I asked Mom why she had on all those clothes. She seemed confused and couldn’t give me...

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