Aging Issues: Part Three “Downsizing;What to Save- What to Share” by Lorene Burkhart, Resident Blogger

Third in a series of articles about the trauma of downsizing and making decisions about what to Save and what to Share. Facing a lifetime accumulation of your “treasures” is daunting but doing it while still in good health makes the process much easier. After making the big decisions – where to move and what


We previously discussed making the decision to downsize acknowledging that it can be a gut-wrenching experience. Now that the decision has been made, it’s time to tackle the distribution of a lifetime accumulation of furnishings, accessories, books, clothing, kitchen equipment – just about everything except the items you have selected to move with you to

Aging Issues: Part One by Lorene Burkhart, Resident Blogger

As the clock ticks and the eighth decade approaches, elderly individuals and their families realize that painful decisions are on the horizon.  Singles may be experiencing loneliness.   One or both parents may be having health issues.  Home maintenance may be increasingly difficult.  All of these contribute to family discussions regarding relocation.  If the elderly parent

Wellmore of Tega Cay Celebrates Love with an Armenian Twist in New Dining Program

Retirement Community Introduces Every Menu Has a Story Wellmore of Tega Cay, a premier healthcare retirement community, recently celebrated love through their new dining program called Every Menu Has a Story. The dinner event centered around the love story of Mark and Helen Kapikian. “The beauty of Every Menu Has a Story is that I

Tai Chi for Arthritis

The slow, gentle movements of Tai Chi for Arthritis help people with arthritis increase their strength, flexibility and stamina.Tai Chi for Arthritis has been proven to reduce arthritis pain and relieve stress while improving balance and overall fitness. The low-impact routine is suitable for all levels. Visit this link for educational videos:…/…/videos/tai-chi/

Charlotte Health and Wellness Magazine – “Peace of Mind”

Peace of Mind for the Holidays and Beyond - Providing Care to a Senior Parent Providing care to a senior parent or loved one is exhausting to say the least and the work never seems to end. Taking care of a family member can also be very draining to your personal health and well-being. Unfortunately,

Living Longer and Healthier At Wellmore Tega Cay

Posted by Mohawk Group in Discover, In Your Space  A luxurious assisted living community in Tega Cay, South Carolina, Wellmore Tega Cay distinguishes itself from similar facilities around the country by emphasizing an award-winning “purpose-based wellness program” that stresses “people can get better at any age.” With a fitness center, indoor therapy pool and full gym as well as skilled nursing,

Wellmore in Land Contract Negotiations for a Property on Daniel Island

Projected $46 million premier retirement community to offer continuum of care Officials with Wellmore announced today that they have entered into contract negotiations for land property development in Daniel Island, S.C., where they hope to construct a $46 million premier retirement community.   The property on Daniel Island is expected to be the third Wellmore

Wellmore Closes on Land for Property in Lexington

Projected $47 million premier retirement community to bring 140 local jobs Officials with Wellmore announced today that they have closed on the land in Lexington, S.C. where they will construct a $47 million premier retirement community. The location is off Laurel Ridge Road beside the Golden Hills Golf & Country Club and across the street

Wellmore of Tega Cay Hires Rusty Yaple as Director of Facility Services

Wellmore, a premier healthcare and wellness retirement community in Tega Cay, S.C., is pleased to announce the hire of Rusty Yaple as director of facility services. In his new role, Yaple will play an integral role in maintaining the brand new, luxury community. He will oversee the maintenance and housekeeping personnel and help with various