October 7, 2016
It’s kind of a paradox: staying active doesn’t wear you out, it helps you to stay active.
While less than an earth-shattering revelation, this concept, which underlies the broad societal push toward encouraging exercise and fitness, is easy to forget or put aside, particularly as one gets older and physical activity becomes more challenging.
With that in mind, residents of the Arlington retirement community in Naples used the occasion of Active Aging Week …
November 18, 2015
Aegis Therapies President Martha Schram and and EnerG® Wellness leadership team members including Tracey Harvey, National Program Director, Angela Edney, Clinical Services Director, Susan Almon Matangos, Lynn Freeman National Director Senior Clinical Research and Donna Deidrich, Clinical Services Director were selected to present at the 2015 Annual ICAA Convention held in New Orleans over a three-day period beginning Nov. 18- 20, 2015. This four-day conference focuses on embracing transformation and life at every stage with challenges and possibilities. As individuals, professionals, organizations and societies, we can choose whether to embrace the possibilities of aging or to focus on the challenges.
November 9, 2015
Plano, TEXAS – The 7th annual WALK! with Aegis Therapies event held during Active Aging Week, Sept. 27 Oct. 3, reached more seniors than the previous year with 795 registered locations and communities across the nation including independent living facilities, assisted living facilities, continuing care retirement communities, skilled nursing facilities and other locations as well as the public and community groups who registered on their own at walkwithaegis.com.
September 28, 2015
PLANO, Texas, Sept. 28, 2015 — In its seventh consecutive year, the nationwide WALK! with Aegis Therapies kicks off senior wellness events around the country while bringing health and wellness activities online for anyone who would like to participate in Active Aging Week, Sept. 27 to Oct. State representatives, council members, mayors and the lieutenant governor of Mississippi will be in attendance at featured events.
September 19, 2014
PLANO, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014 — In its sixth consecutive year, this year the nationwide WALK! with Aegis Therapies senior wellness event is open to anyone who would like to participate in Active Aging Week. The WALK! will feature nationally-recognized fitness and wellness expert, Chris Freytag, who will lead a series of activities among our nation’s senior population in the greater Minneapolis, Milwaukee and Birmingham and Huntsville, Ala. areas.