Seniors

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5 Signs of Dementia

Keeping our seniors safe Aegis Living has innovative safety measures…

06/26/2015

A stolen senior transport bus is stopped after traveling the wrong way on westbound state Highway 4 near the Loveridge Road exit, June 10, 2015. (Antioch Police Dept.)

High-Speed Pursuit Of Stolen Senior Transport Bus Ends With Pittsburg Man’s Arrest

A 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.

06/10/2015

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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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Blue Moon Series – Aegis USO Event

VIDEO: Aegis Living celebrates Memorial Day with a video recognizing seniors in their community who have served this country.

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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3 Benefits Of Mental Exercise For Seniors

Seniors 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.

04/17/2015

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Using Microsoft’s Newest Technology To Lead More Safe & Efficient Senior Care

It’s not uncommon for a resident to be on multiple medications at once. Industrywide, senior care centers have relied on…

04/10/2015

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Gardening’s New Ethos ‘Help The Planet’

From the biggest botanical gardens to the smallest backyard plots and terraces, there’s a movement underway to…

04/10/2015

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5 Ways For Caregivers To Relax And Rejuvenate

You work hard as a caregiver, but let’s face it; we all need a break from time to time. It can be tough to recharge your batteries when you are looking after your parent, especially on those days when you are exhausted from life’s other mental and physical drains.

04/03/2015

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