Active senior woman potting some plants in terracotta pots on a counter in backyard. Senior female gardener planting flowers in pots

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Activities of daily living (ADL) are the standard daily tasks that people do during their day. Knowing if a person is capable of performing the activities of daily living can let medical professionals know if people can live successfully without assistance. If an individual cannot perform daily tasks, he or she may need help in…