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Smearing of feces
Jun 30, 2009
... ot do this. She feels something in her brief, she checks it out, she may not even remember she has done then when she decides to scratch her face. To us she is smearing feces on her face... to her she is just doing what comes natural in the moment and the moments do not connect. ... (3 replies)
... Now a close friend is watching her father get worse and worse, incontinent, playing with his feces, smearing them around the house etc. ... (12 replies)
... using the F bombs at will, baracading herself in her room and smearing feces around. Calls everyone whores and has hit some staff members. ... (7 replies)

... At the NH where my mother was, the staff was trained to change a person's diaper at the first sign of a BM. People didn't have enough time to feel it or smear it - they were whisked away and changed before they had the chance. I am not sure if your Aunt is doing it as a form of protest, by accident, or just because it is there and she wants to play with it. An AD pateint... (3 replies)
Smearing of feces
Jun 30, 2009
... This is absolutely a sign of dementia.. I have been posting on the Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Board here on HB since 2004 and it was an enormous help to me in being the caregiver of my Mom. She passed away at the age of 99, with final stage Dementia. Love, Martha (3 replies)
Smearing of feces
Jun 29, 2009
... My 97 year old aunt is being cared for 7/24s in her home. when she gets mad at the caregivers she uses her bowel movement to play with it (she is in diapers) and smear it on her face. This is getting a more frequent occurrence. Is this a sign of dementia? She has been diagnosed at Stanford with mild dementia/alzheimer. (3 replies)

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