What are ADLs and IADLs?

The Basic ADLs Include: 1. Eating2. Bathing3. Dressing4. Continence5. Using the restroom6. Transferring (the ability to move oneself Why are ADLs Important? ADLs, or Activities of Daily Living, are tasks that a person performs throughout their day. As we age, our ability to remain independent is contingent upon our ability to perform ADLs. Around half…