The Link Between Alzheimer’s And Cardiovascular DiseaseA 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.
Exercise Good For The Brain, Even For Those With Alzheimer'sExercise may do more than keep a healthy brain fit: New research suggests working up a good sweat may also...
Smart Job Tips For Baby Boomers And SeniorsJill Schlesinger looks at job opportunities for retirees in today's Jobs Report.
San Francisco Homeless Getting Older, Sicker As Population Remains SteadyA survey shows the number of homeless people on San Francisco's streets has stubbornly remained nearly the same over the past two years — and that population is now sicker and older.
Seniors Learn The Art Of Sit Down Tai Chi To Keep Their Bodies Standing StrongSit Down Tai Chi is a modified version of the traditional Chinese exercise, using gentle flowing movements.
5 Signs of DementiaKeeping our seniors safe Aegis Living has innovative safety measures...
High-Speed Pursuit Of Stolen Senior Transport Bus Ends With Pittsburg Man's ArrestA Pittsburg man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly stealing a senior transport bus in Antioch and leading officers on a high-speed pursuit that ended in three separate collisions, including one with a school bus, police said.
Interview With Kristen Moored: How Aegis Strives To Make Assisted Living A Home For SeniorsAging 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.
Blue Moon Series – Aegis USO EventVIDEO: Aegis Living celebrates Memorial Day with a video recognizing seniors in their community who have served this country.
How To Deal With A Parent Who’s Experiencing DementiaIt 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.
A Conversation To Have With Your Mom That Can’t WaitAs 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.
3 Benefits Of Mental Exercise For SeniorsSeniors who want to stay young can retain their youthfulness by keeping their brain’s neural pathways balanced. Since these senses tend to dull over time, giving the brain a mental workout is just as important as daily physical exercise.