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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

Baby boomers at a job fair. (CBS SF)

Smart Job Tips For Baby Boomers And Seniors

Jill Schlesinger looks at job opportunities for retirees in today’s Jobs Report.

07/22/2015

A  homeless man begs for change on December 10, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Homeless Getting Older, Sicker As Population Remains Steady

A 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.

07/16/2015

Seniors practice the art of Sit Down Tai Chi. (CBS)

Seniors Learn The Art Of Sit Down Tai Chi To Keep Their Bodies Standing Strong

Sit Down Tai Chi is a modified version of the traditional Chinese exercise, using gentle flowing movements.

07/07/2015

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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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