|ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING|
Postings for October
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) is a real term used in healthcare that refers to daily basic self-care activities in an individual's residence, outdoor environment or both. The ability or inability that an individual performs their ADLs is a measure of the functional status of the individual, particularly the injured, those with disabilities and the elderly. Very young children require assistance from adults to perform ADLs since they have not yet developed the skills necessary to perform ADLs on their own.
Basic ADLs (bADLs) are the things we normally do such as bathing, dressing, feeding ourselves, functional mobility, personal hygiene and grooming. Instrumental ADLs (iADLs) are things such as housework, money management, preparing meals, shopping and work.
Sometimes we just need to go back to the rules of kindergarten to learn how to be nice to others and use Good manners again. And sometimes we just need to go back to the basics of the 'Activities of Daily Living' in order to take better care of ourselves and start living Life rightly again.
OCTOBER 23, --
What do I calculate or anticipate?
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OCTOBER 27, --
If I was a lump of squishiness and leaven (yeast) was added to me, what would I become?
OCTOBER 28, --
What is my role in a group setting?
OCTOBER 29, --
What gives me security and helps be avoid disaster?
OCTOBER 30, --
Am I saying one thing and doing another?
OCTOBER 31, --
Am I a show-off or am I humble? Do I think I'm more important or do I have low self-opinion?
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