If you are an Alzheimer’s disease patient, you may find familiar activities such as balancing your checkbook, preparing a meal, or doing household chores more difficult. Try the following tips to help manage activities:
Do difficult tasks during the times of the day when you normally feel best.
Give yourself time to accomplish a task, and don’t let others rush you.
Take a break if something is too difficult.
Arrange for others to help you with tasks that are too difficult.