Caregiver Stress
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
According to the results of a new study of the health of caregivers, there is mounting evidence that explains why caregivers often become patients themselves while caring for a loved one. Learn how to recognize the risks and how to cope.
Devon Day and the Sweetwater Kid: Down the Owlhoot Trail
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Series: Devon Day and the Sweetwater Kid, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
It's tough to make your fortune in the Old West, especially if you're only a teenager. Chance Knight and Kye Devon decide the best way to succeed to become famous outlaws. As Devon Day and the Sweetwater Kid, they rob from the rich -- and keep the money. These are some of their adventures.
Strange Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,620. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Anna was 17 when she was brutally attacked. Now as she is struggling with the gap in her marriage, she recalls the events that changed her forever. Anna looks back only to become more fearful and insecure of her marital woes. Then Anna makes a decision, one that causes her to face her past all over again; with everything she loves on the line. Strange Love is the first of three novels.
Caregiver Burnout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Part of the art of being a successful caregiver in the ability to set expectations, see one’s own limitations and learn to care for ourselves as well as others. Learn some coping strategies to maintain your sanity.
Le robot à fessées
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Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: French. Published: April 8, 2013 by La Ronde des Vivetières. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Manga
Violette, petite fille espiègle multiplie les bêtises. Son papa et sa maman ne savent plus comment gérer la situation. Les punitions n'ont plus aucun effet sur elle. Un jour, son papa propose une ultime idée : acheter un robot pour corriger la petite fille : un robot à fessées. "Le Robot à fessées" est une fable qui traite de l'éducation des enfants et de l'amour parental.
No More Lonely Lullabies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When Cole found Jake, he thought his happy ending had arrived. But Jake was running for a reason, and he hasn’t stopped. But even if he could run forever, Jake has nowhere left to go. Unfortunately, the only way to deal with his memories is to face them first.
The Second Wave
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The colonization of Alternearth begins with a first wave of settlers. On day 183 all contact is lost. When the connection re-establishes, nothing is as it was. John, a con-man; Peter, his long lost lover; and a fallen goddess must find a way to save both Earths as they approach the next 183rd day.
Επιμορφωτικές Ανάγκες των Εκπαιδευτών στα ΙΕΚ
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Price: Free! Words: 20,750. Language: Greek. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Οποιαδήποτε επιμορφωτική δράση που αφορά στην επαγγελματική ανάπτυξη των εκπαιδευτών, είναι αναποτελεσματική αν δεν εφαρμοστούν στην πράξη οι βασικές αρχές του σχεδιασμού προγραμμάτων εκπαίδευσης ενηλίκων. Η διερεύνηση των εκπαιδευτικών αναγκών, αποτελεί το πρώτο βήμα σχεδιασμού ενός ολοκληρωμένου και αποτελεσματικού προγράμματος επιμόρφωσης.
Frequency and Indicators of Malnutrition in Elderly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Clearly elderly that are at risk for weight loss who are treated with additional emphasis during meal times and throughout the day can greatly benefit, even avoid the early onset of nutritionally triggered catastrophic health failures. Learn to recognize the signs of anorexia and dehydration.
Feeling a Little Guilty?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
There are few people on earth better equipped with the natural innate ability to make us feel guilty than our mothers.In our culture guilt has been instinctively crafted to an art form designed to influence our behaviors. It is a learned behavior passed on from generation to generation. Feelings of guilt can be self-inflicted or can be imposed upon us by other people. Here's how to quiet the guilt
Familiarity is the Key to Success
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
People with Alzheimer's disease can retain certain living skills that they would normally lose if care givers let them perform those skills regularly.
The Hidden Liabilities of Home Companions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Families that hire caregivers or outside contractors such as home health aides or home companions to perform a variety of services may unknowingly be exposing themselves to a variety of risks that may not be covered through their homeowner's or general liability insurance policies.
Isolation can Lead to Health Complications
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Living well in our later years is all about quality of life. People who are active and social generally avoid depression that can lead to health complications and dramatically affect the quality of one's life. People who spend their time isolated from others their own age can become depressed and find that they are continually facing one health crisis after another.
"But I'm not Ready Yet"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
" I’m not ready yet." Translation: I'm afraid of giving up my home, independence and lifestyle for an unknown. What if I don't like it? What if they don't like me? Seniors will often look for ways to avoid making the final decision. It is often out of fear or an unwillingness to commit. Learn how to help them become more comfortable with a move out of their home.
Early Alzheimer's - A Changing Lifestyle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
The most common form of dementia is Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive, degenerative disorder that affects tissues in the brain, eventually resulting in abnormal brain function. Learn about early diagnosis, what to expect with the progression of the disease and how to cope.
Mysteries van de Macralle
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: Dutch. Published: April 8, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Ontsluier de mysteries van de spoken, heksen, weerwolven,feeën en verzonken schatten uit de streek van Vielsalm. En doe dat met een aantal (teams van) paranormaal onderzoekers naar keuze. Dit gezelschapsspel is geschikt voor spelers van 8 tot 88 jaar. Je kunt het overal organiseren, maar in Vielsalm zelf krijgt één en ander een meerwaarde, omdat de verhalen in deze streek gesitueerd zijn.
Un goûter fantastronomique
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Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: French. Published: April 8, 2013 by La Ronde des Vivetières. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Fleurette la vache, Couic la souris, Ted l’ours et Gédéon le jeune coq rêvent de partager un bon et gros goûter. Mais les quatre amis se retrouvent très vite confrontés aux habitudes et aux goûts particuliers des uns et des autres. "Un Goûter Fantastronomique" est une fable qui enseigne le partage aux enfants et qui prône l'amitié par-delà les différences.
Legalese for Caregivers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
If you are feeling bad about your lack of knowledge regarding legal choices for your parents, go easier on yourself. Few people are prepared for the responsibilities of caring for an aging parent, preferring to procrastinate difficult discussions hoping the time may never come but it usually does. This brief provides some definitions so you will know what you don't know and what questions to ask.
Excerpt from Species Analysis 451
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short excerpt from an alien scientist discussing a startling new art form observed in a species being studied.
Financial Resources for Assisted Living
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Today's seniors, who often consider themselves among the best informed, would do well to learn about three crucial areas that pertain to their future health care needs: the potential that they may need long term care, the cost of long term care and the limited federal and state aid available.