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We Don't Know Where You've Been, Mr. Jones
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
In an effort to help an aging population retain their independence as long as possible, an entire village has been set up with sensors and bumpers, high-tech devices to track and protect those who wander. But there are some things you just can't catch and choices you have to make.
Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia: A Caregiver’s Guide
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia provides a practical day to day understanding of how to care for a spouse stricken with Alzheimer’s. Written with the spouse/caregiver in mind, Sal Viglione discusses his current situation with wife Anna and what it takes to create a healthy family environment. His insights on routines, schedules, proper nutrition, medicines, insurance, cooking meals, etc.
A Sight to Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Suffering with diapers, tradition and genes, Sea is content with her life and and her husband. Celebrating her own birthday becomes a little difficult when the hotel catches fire and she escapes to the sand. What else is going to rock her world. It may surprise you as much as it did her.
2012 National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease (AD): Research, Education, Public-Private Partnerships, Prevent and Effectively Treat Alzheimer's Disease (Dementia) by 2025
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
On May 15, 2012, the Obama Administration presented a national plan to fight Alzheimer's disease. The plan, reproduced in this ebook, was outlined by HHS Secretary Sebelius and includes research funding, tools for health care providers, and an awareness campaign.
Understanding the Dementia Experience
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Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
This article has been available as a pdf file since 2002. In that time it has been downloaded by thousands of people and linked on many caregiver web sites. In this version, the pamphlet, 'How to Interact with a Person with Dementia (with memory loss)', which has been popular since 2000, by the same author, has been included. Also included is the table of contents of the book expansion.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Alzheimer's Disease
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Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
A review of suicide risks associated with Alzheimer's Disease as supported by research literature. By Camilla Haw, St. Andrew’s Hospital, Northampton, UK, and Centre for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, Oxford Univ, Oxford, UK; Dan Harwood, Isle of Wight NHS, St. Mary’s Hospital, Newport, Isle of Wight, UK; & Keith Hawton, Centre for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, Oxford Univ, UK.
In Memory - a Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A naturopathic doctor develops an herbal memory-enhancement formulation for his Alzheimer's patients that gives him more than he expected. He soon learns that an inability to forget can be far worse than an inability to remember.
Wie ik ben
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Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: Dutch. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Lea is wie ze moet zijn. Op school houdt ze zich schuil voor haar plaaggeest Gerben en in de weekeinden werkt als vrijwilliger met Alzheimerpatiënten. Daar ontmoet ze meneer Rutgers en tussen hen ontstaat direct een band. Allebei zijn ze gek op de muziek van Pink Floyd. Terwijl meneer Rutgers steeds verder wegglijdt in het verleden, durft Lea langzaam maar zeker zichzelf te laten zien.
The Birds Of Glendalough
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In this tribute to a friend's memory, O'Brien insightfully examines the impact of the unstoppable spread of Alzheimer's disease on one man's friends and family. Laced with Irish humor, it is an engaging read.
Parkinson's Treatment Korean Edition: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life 환자의 더 행복한 인생을 위한 10가지 비밀
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: Korean. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
파킨슨병 환자의 더 행복한 인생을 위한 10가지 비밀 Parkinson's Treatment Korean Edition: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life is available in over 20 language translations, so that all worldwide cultures can have access to the secrets that can help those living with Parkinson's disease. Additionally the book addresses all of the new and emerging therapies (stem cells, gene therapy, optogenetics, etc.).