Health Tip: Dealing with Alzheimers
(HealthDay News) — Getting a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t mean life as you know it is ending. People with Alzheimer’s can lead a purposeful and productive life if they take steps to care for their physical and mental health, the Alzheimer’s Association says.
Here’s what the association recommends to protect physical health:
Get regular physical checkups.
Take all medications as directed by a physician.
Eat a healthy diet.
Be physically active every day.
Get rest when fatigued.
Limit alcohol intake.