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Faces of Huntington's
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Faces of Huntington's is an incredible collection of stories, essays, poems, and quotes of those who are in some way connected to Huntington's disease. The book focuses on over sixty people who have HD, are at risk, caregivers, other family members, and friends. It is a beacon of light in what is often a dark world.
Alzheimer's - The Long Goodbye
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Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
The emotional aspects of caregiving for Alzheimer’s patients can cause the caregiver emotional pain and health problems. Here are a few details from an unwilling expert that may help you with your task.
How I Made It: A Caregiver's Guide To Coping With Cancer
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Your loved on has cancer and your life is impacted as well. Where do you go for support? Does anyone understand your struggle and what you as the caregiver go through? Help is here
Mondays with Mary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book outlines the process of entering into a relationship with those who are dying. Although the focus of attention is on Hospice Volunteering, it can be read and used by anyone caring for someone involved in the care of a dying loved one. As you read these pages, you will find yourself connecting with Mary and Jim in places deep within your heart known as the place your soul calls home.
Brain Wreck
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When her husband, Ken, is devastated by a traumatic brain injury, Barbara is thrust into the role of caregiver and must confront the fear that he will never again be the vibrant man he was. The chaos and unrelenting tension take a toll as she suffers the ripple effects of a loved one's TBI. Finding comfort by writing daily in her journal, she vows they will find a way to recover together.
First Steps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Fifty years ago Callie fell in love with her best friend. High-school sweethearts who spent their lives together, Callie still loves her husband, but most days Jed doesn't even know who she is. Frustrated with her life and worried about her future, things look bleak for Callie until one magical night when everything changes. BONUS: This edition includes a free copy of "How We Danced."
Surviving in the Sandwich Generation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
If you are in the Sandwich Generation, you are the one who is smack dab in the middle of raising/helping/caregiving at least 2 other generations, usually family members. The Sandwich "Generationers" are the unsung heros and heroines in life. This book gives you practical advice on how to cope.
Work in Canada
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Personal Care and Service
A short and easy guide to getting a job as a nanny or a caregiver in Canada, and completing all the paperwork to actually get you there. It will be useful for Caregivers and prospective Employers.
Bad Nerves: All about MS and Stuff
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Price: $99.00 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Anyone newly diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) should read this book. This book was written to help persons affected by the disease to effectively explain to others what the illness is, can be and how it impacts lives. It gives some common sense information and resources. It shows how MS can differ from person to person and the things that we all have in common.
Their Darkest Hour
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Desiree gets all wrapped up in outside activities, hoping to boost her sagging self-esteem by being impressive at work. In the meantime, she and Malik pass each other in the hallway, occasionally eat at the same table and sleep in separate beds. The intimacy is no longer there. Can they rebuild what was lost? What will happen in their darkest hour?