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My husband has dementia and he urinates on our furniture, on our wood floors, in our window sills. Is there any suggestions on how to change his behavior?

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Hi Annie, the jumpsuits mentioned are helpful in this situation. They prevent others in the same situation from stripping down, yet are easy to help put on loved ones.
Here's a link to one:
adaptiveclothes/collections/mens/products/mens-adaptive-alzheimer-anti-strip-jumpsuit
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Thank you for your ideas. Unfortunately, this has become constant and his cognitive abilities negate reasoning. I've spoken with his nerou; no answers there. I've had to resort to elastic waist pants because he became manic opening and closing the zipper/snap. I've covered our living room and bedroom floors /furniture with plastic, but he finds an area that is not covered and pees there. Our house looks as if we are part of the tv show The Dome.
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Wow! That would be hard. I remember my dismay when my husband got up in the night, opened the closet door, and stood there peeing. Yikes! If this is constant for you, I expect it is extremely frustrating.

I did not have to resort to this, but it is an idea that comes to mind.
1) Make it hard for him to get his pants down/open and
2) Take him to the bathroom and help him every two hours or whatever seems to be a good schedule.

I think this would depend on his cognitive level and how cooperative he is.

#1 might be achieved by having him wear a wrap-style disposable incontinence item well taped shut. OR look up adaptive clothing and you will find one-piece jumpsuits that zip up the back. For men they remind me of coveralls that my mechanic-brother wears.

I hope others here will have additional ideas.

I also think talking to his doctor about this might be worthwhile.

If you find something that works, share! We learn from each other!
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