Over the past few years, the popularity of golf has increased dramatically in both men and women over the age of 50. Why? This sport provides a great way to get active, get outside and enjoy nature, and spend time with friends and family. What used to be viewed as an elitist sport is now […]
As an added measure of prevention, beginning Monday, April 6, 2020, all SAGE Management staff members will be wearing face masks during their shift. Although this is not required by law, we feel this is best for the prevention of COVID-19 for both the residents and the employees.
SAGE Management, Inc. and Silver Comet Village understand that the concerns and health issues surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) may be creating additional stress for adults, teens, and children. It’s essential to find healthy ways to cope with these feelings to maintain mental health and overall wellness.
Mental wellness is not only correlated with depression or a lack of a mental disorder. Achieving mental wellness means knowing how to cope with certain altering events, productivity, overall happiness, and the ability to make positive changes for the world and community around you.
Diabetes is a condition that doesn’t target specific groups. It’s a growing health concern globally, and diabetes among seniors is no exception. Based on numbers from 2015 by the CDC, over 30 million Americans have been diagnosed with a form of diabetes, and about 12 million are above the age of 65.
Arthritis is an inflammation of one or more joints, causing stiffness and pain in the joint. If you or the senior in your life is dealing with arthritis, you may be seeking ways to alleviate the symptoms.
According to the World Health Organization, depression is a widespread problem affecting over 300 million individuals worldwide. However, of these 300 million, less than half are seeking treatment.
With millions of Americans set to hit the retirement age this year alone, the ideal dream for many is to retire at home. Though this dream is noble, the truth behind retiring at home is that it comes with many unexpected costs, work, and obstacles. Today’s senior living communities, like Silver Comet Village, are innovating […]
In a previous blog post, we shared research and breakthroughs regarding Alzheimer’s disease since it was first discovered. With this blog, we are taking a more historical approach and tailoring the information towards the history of the disease itself and answering the question “What is Alzheimer’s disease?”.
At Silver Comet Village, our approach to senior health is simple; we seek out a variety of activities that provide health benefits to all of our residents – mentally, physically, spiritually, and socially. Silver Comet Village takes the well-being of our residents very seriously. At Silver Comet Village, we strive to enhance your quality of […]