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Staying Hydrated During Hot Summer Months Crucial For Seniors

Aegis Living Offers Nutritious, Refreshing Way to Maintain Brain Health

08/18/2015

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20 Questions For The Director Of An Assisted Living Community

There are many choices when looking for eldercare options for your aging loved one, who can no longer live independently. It is important to define what you are looking for in an assisted living community and how to meet your loved one’s care needs.

08/06/2015

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The Link Between Alzheimer’s And Cardiovascular Disease

A healthy heart is the key to a healthy brain, as good blood flow to the gray matter is essential for function and wellness of the brain cells. In recent years, there has been mounting evidence of the strong association between dementia and cardiovascular disease, particularly in terms of the heart condition’s tendency to starve the brain of blood.

07/24/2015

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Exercise Good For The Brain, Even For Those With Alzheimer’s

Exercise may do more than keep a healthy brain fit: New research suggests working up a good sweat may also…

07/23/2015

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The Many Care Options At Aegis Living

Aegis Living communities offer a variety of lifestyle options and levels of care, and care plans evolve with the changing needs of each resident. Along with the many amenities and features to keep seniors happy, healthy and content, Aegis Living has these customizable care options.

07/17/2015

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5 Signs of Dementia

Keeping our seniors safe Aegis Living has innovative safety measures…

06/26/2015

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What To Pack For A Move To An Assisted Living Community

When preparing to move your parent into an assisted living facility, you will need to make yet another decision: what to pack and what to discard. Moving can be a tough transition no matter your age, but especially for seniors who want to hang onto all of their belongings.

06/08/2015

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Interview With Kristen Moored: How Aegis Strives To Make Assisted Living A Home For Seniors

Aging is a natural part of life, but for some individuals, getting older can take a toll on their health. In these cases, assisted living communities like Aegis offer a new, better equipped second home.

05/19/2015

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How To Deal With A Parent Who’s Experiencing Dementia

It can be difficult to change your role from child to caregiver. For many individuals, living with a parent who is struggling with dementia can be overwhelming and isolating at first; however, there are several tools available to support you along the way.

05/11/2015

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A Conversation To Have With Your Mom That Can’t Wait

As my mom blew out the candles on her 90th birthday cake at Aegis Living, she looked up at me and smiled. It was the moment where I finally let my breath out too. We had made it. We had weathered the storm of doubt, guilt, and denial. She was safe in her new assisted living community and I was at peace with our decision.

05/07/2015

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