One Green Thumb Blossoms into Gardening Club

Sitting out in the garden on a breezy summer day, Joe Bayer was taking in the courtyard and noticed that one of the rose bushes needed some attention. He got up from the chair where he was relaxing and started to tend to the plant. As he started plucking...

Tips to Avoid Dehydration

As the summer months are upon us, it is important to educate our seniors of the threat that heat and dehydration pose.  Dehydration is a reduction of body fluid.  As we age, the percentage of body water content decreases placing us at greater risk for dehydration.  When dehydration occurs,...

Sagora Senior Olympic Games Opening Ceremony

Residents carry the Sagora Senior Olympic Games torch at Rio Terra Let the Senior Games begin! While the world anticipates the opening ceremonies for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, residents of Rio Terra, a Sagora Senior Living community in New Braunfels, Texas, prepare for the opening...

Seniors Downsizing: Decluttering a Senior’s Home

Downsizing with seniors can be quite the adventure. According to the CDC, one of the highest stress points for seniors is any type of change. This is especially true when it comes to that point in their life where they must consider either moving to a retirement community, or continue...

Sagora Senior Living’s Heartwarming Story for Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, we are going to tell you a story about a couple of the residents we love serving every day. Picture this. A woman moves into an assisted living community because she was experiencing health-related issues at home. She was under-weight and not properly hydrated. She was...

Gifts of the Future in Senior Living

I have worked in senior living since 1989. When I look back at all the changes in this industry since I first became involved, I am both amazed and encouraged. Senior living communities are better places to live not only to the physical structures of the buildings, but the...

Happy New Year from Our Residents at Sagora!

It is finally a new year, which brings about thoughts of recollection for the past and enthusiasm for a brand new slate. At Sagora, we are honored to know these people who bring us great wisdom, humor, happiness and a fresher outlook on life. Please see below just a...

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