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The Opinionated Old Cow: Ruminations from the Field
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
After a lifetime of enforced diplomatic conduct, Alena Schram has begun venting her opinions on subjects dear to the dicky hearts of baby boomers: from the perils of Facebook, the annoying tendencies of husbands who co-shop, and the defective rearing of grandchildren, to sports cars for the menopausal, bras that winch, and chin hairs with minds of their own.
Thrown Again into the Frazzle Machine: Poems of Grace, Hope, and Healing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
May these poems be a lifeboat, offering comfort, healing, inspiration, and hope. Although telling a personal story, aspects might express something you want to say or help someone you care about. I should tell you right off it has a very happy ending as I came through what seemed like a long black tunnel, “the only way out, is through….”
A Long and Winding Road: A Caregiver's Tale of Life, Love, and Chaos
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Linda Brendle takes you on a roller-coaster ride of emotional and spiritual challenges that many families are facing right now. Co-dependency, mental breakdowns, and finding love after divorce are just a few of the issues weaved into this journey of caregiving.
Life: The Next Phase
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,300. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Do you have a parent or loved one who is one the over 40 million seniors in the U.S.? If so, this book is for you. It is designed to help you navigate the most common issues of your aging parents or loved ones. It provides you with practical roadmaps that guide you through four of the situations they are likely to face.
The Best Senior Care Guide: Options for Your Loved Ones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A Daughter's Journey as a Senior Care Professional - Action plans for aging parent’s medical needs in elder care, dementia, and hospice. Here is never before published insider information on how to approach and persuade your loved ones, the actual costs involved, personal interviews about aging, and helpful tips on the many options in the senior care maze for an industry in transition.
No Greater Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A tremendous love story of elderly care, family emotions, and great sacrifice, all in the name love.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
Gracious Living on Social Security
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,370. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Valerie Kent and her husband Rick prove that a golden-years marriage can be comfortable and exciting even on a fixed income. By carefully watching their money and spending time on research rather than cash on convenience, they live a comfortable life and travel well.
Alzheimer's Care - The Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Alzheimer's Disease & Best Practices to Care for People with Alzheimer's & Dementia
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Alzheimer's disease affects about 13 percent of individuals over the age of 65 & about 50 percent of those over age of 85. Near 15 million Americans spend their time caring for a person with Alzheimer’s dementia. "Alzheimer's Care" will teach you all you need to know about the signs & symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, how to care for your loved one, deal with your emotions, family life, & more.
Make Life Better for Seniors: More Than 1,200 Tips for Families and Caregivers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
For the 54 million Americans who currently care for aging parents and loved ones, this important resource provides essential information for solving day-to-day problems in the real world.
Three Score Years and Ten
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This, Elizabeth Love's fifth published book, is a condensed profile of the man she met 14 years ago and a short record of their friendship.
My Wife Has Alzheimer's
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Mary E. Lowd. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The personal journey of J. Wesley Sullivan as he became the caretaker for his wife, Elsie. After fifty years of marriage, Elsie slowly succumbed to Alzheimer's, and Wes -- a newspaperman -- wrote journals to help himself deal with the growing pressures of her condition. He combined those journals into this book, hoping it could help others facing a similarly devastating situation.
Help! My Husband Just Retired
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A wife imagines her husband’s retirement as the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Finally they will have time to do all the things they never had time to do before. Enjoy exotic vacations, walk along the beach together at sunset, and more. After reality sets in, he comes home one day and says “I’m home…forever.” This humorous advice guide is from a wife who has been there.
Young and Old - From the books of the Bible
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The subject of Young and Old, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. The relationship between being young and being old runs in time sensitive that computes the perennial flow of life.
Boomer Retirement Life Tips
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Baby Boomers were born into the beginning of a long and prosperous world economy. Their children also grew up in prosperity. Now, as the world economy dips into a long period of economic recession, the Boomers approach their retirement years---while many still support their unemployed adult children. These retirement tips can help boomers smoothly navigate toward their second life.
First Love, Last Dance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
This memoir is about Elise, who fell in love for the first time at 19. Peter was his name. She became engaged to him at 21 but didn't marry him until she was 75. They recently celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary at age 90. The story and book has been embraced by NBC and CNN.
Marilyn & Me: A Timeless Love Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 117,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A joyous, loving memoir of two people discovering one another after fifty years apart.
Dementia Diary, A Caregiver's Journal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
(3.00 from 1 review)
For 15 years, Robert Tell was his widowed Mom's caregiver as her mind and personality disappeared into the fog of dementia. He tells the tale with compassion and humor in this full length, fast moving memoir. His lesson: Caregiver burnout can be helped. If you are watching your loved one vanish into the sinkhole of Alzheimer's Disease (or another dementia), "Dementia Diary" will lift your spirit