Books tagged: alzheimers disease

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Stories of Hope & Courage: Alzheimer's Disease
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You set the price! Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The following stories are based on the author's experiences working with Alzheimer's patients and reflect the resilience he saw on a daily basis. Joe Guse is a former comedian from Chicago who now works with and cares for the elderly while pursuing a career in clinical psychology.
the right hemisphere: issue 2010
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Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
A short review of science articles and topics that have interested me during 2010.
You Have To Laugh Or Else You'll Cry
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book is a biography of my late Aunt Alice, who, like millions of other people, developed Alzheimer's disease. I was responsible for her the last few years of her life after she could no longer live alone. She had quite a sense of humor and could also be difficult Anyone who has ever had a loved one with dementia and/or Alzheimer's disease will benefit from and enjoy reading this book.
Seven Second Memory. Memory techniques that will change your life.
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Discover how you can literally re-grow your brain connections, reverse the ageing process and transform your memory. This is a PLAIN English guide book to a younger brain age. Written by a leading neuro-science expert and an experienced educator and trainer, it contains clear instructions, is easy to follow, gives examples and a memory agility workout. Why does it take 7 seconds to remember?
Fourteen Threadless Needles
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Fourteen Threadless Needles is a poetry collection about a lifetime of relationships, the relationship of a lifetime and the awareness that 'Something there is that doesn't love a happy ending.'
Communion Is a Kiss: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dr. Dante Petrocchi-Bianchi spends his days treating Alzheimer’s patients and studying God, but he whiles away his nights in Roman nightclubs, picking up different beautiful women. When he discovers that one of his conquests is his big game hunter boss’s new trophy wife, Dante’s wild lifestyle becomes dangerous. Will his treacherous games end in his murder, or can he stop playing sexual roulette?
Brain Fit! How Smarter Thinking Can Save Your Brain
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Brain Fit! is an essential guide that explains clearly and simply, how the brain is affected by your choices and lifestyle decisions. This book reveals the secrets to keeping your mind sharp - even as you age. Discover the tools and tactics that will help you become brain fit, starting today, to enable you to enjoy a better memory and thinking skills, for the rest of your life!
Handbook of Immortality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
The Handbook of Immortality is a practical guide to successful aging. Scientists have been working hard to understand aging and aging-related diseases. In 2011 there were more than 14,000 scientific studies on aging. In the handbook I describe in everyday language what these scientists have found and how this knowledge can be used in a practical way to help us live long and healthy lives.
Elegy for Piano and Three Voices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stacey’s mother has disappeared. Alzheimer’s has taken her and left a shell. Except, one night, Stacey—a composer who has given up everything to care for her mother—can’t take it any more. She sits at the piano. The music reveals amazing things, things Stacey does not expect, things she cannot hope for. Also included is the full bonus story "Stille Nacht."
Friends Among The Amish-Volume 1- No Coincidence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012 by Helping Hands Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
A journey begins with a single step. Set in beautiful Lancaster County, Friends Among the Amish takes us on a journey that explores many issues in society today. Meet Rose, Susan, Katie and Grace as they enjoy their weekly walks. Delve into moral dilemmas, health issues, cultural differences, and matters of the heart as the women support each other as they make life changing decisions.