Alzheimer's Caregiving

Frequently Asked Questions

9. How can you help a person with Alzheimer’s stay physically active?

Being active and getting exercise helps people with Alzheimer’s disease feel better. Exercise helps keep their muscles, joints, and heart in good shape. It also helps people stay at a healthy weight and have regular toilet and sleep habits. You can exercise together to make it more fun.

Here are some tips for helping the person with Alzheimer’s stay active.