The importance of keeping physically active in later life

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, November 2017, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2017.19.11.630

Understanding why it is important for older people to maintain physical activity.

What is it about?

This is the first article of a two-part series, and it describes the importance of enabling and encouraging older people to keep active while they are in the care home

Why is it important?

Maintaining physical activity can have a dramatic impact on quality of life.


Mrs Julie I Swann

Use it or loose it - is very applicable to residents in care homes

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