The Story of Dwayne Clark, Aegis Living founderAegis Living is a leader in the world of assisted living, thanks to decades of dedication to providing seniors with comfort, security and memory care. While it stands at the forefront of senior care today, Aegis has humble beginnings that date to 1997, when Dwayne J. Clark, now chief executive officer, set out to challenge the subpar standards of senior care.
Caregiver’s Guide to CommunicationIf you are caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, it is important to take the time to learn how to communicate effectively with them. Improving your communication skills can decrease the stress of caregiving. It can improve your relationship with your loved one and later be beneficial if difficult behaviors develop.
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.