Our expert says:
Excessive sleep can have many causes, including depression. The only really good way to deal with it is to identify the cause and deal with that. SO IF there is significant depression, it needs to be properly treated ( and remember, Eglonyl, mysteriously beloved by many SA GPs, is NOT an antidepressant ).
You've done well to get her involved in the walking, and I'm sure with your ingenuity, you will come up with other things she can do, to exercise, help with chores round the house, help you, and so on
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