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Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
There are so many books on Alzheimer's, but what many of those books lack is a raw look at the day-to-day concerns of being a caregiver.
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.
Child of my Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Rosie is dedicated in helping and caring for Mei, a special child, as her nanny and still dreams of a better life someday as well as a future with her boyfriend. But what happens if everything changes? If she is forced to choose between caring for Mei, who she considers the child that came from her heart or her boyfriend, who she cares for deeply?Who will she choose?
The Valley of the Shadow...
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Price: Free! Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This is a true story. It tells of my experience while caring for my husband during his struggle with cancer. It is a story of faith, intended to be an encouragement for those going through a similar situation.
My Dad, Our Alzheimer's: A Family's Spiritual Journey With the Other Side
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
If you were visited by a "man" from the other side warning you to change your ways, would you deny him? That is exactly what my dad, ex-power lifter George Manly faced for three nights in a row and the decision he made changed his life forever.
God Knows My Name
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
God Knows My Name is written as a tribute to a woman's wisdom, commitment, and genuine love. It is an invitation to look into the journeys, relationships, and experiences of a family. We are today all the experiences, relationships and all things wittnessed thus far. It is how we perceive, process and catergorize these things that makes a difference. Read this book on your journey to be better.
Reassuring Madness: How To Care for Loved Ones Who Have Bipolar Disorder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder
This book is the sometimes funny/sometimes heartbreaking story of one families’ battle with bipolar disorder. It is told from the point of view of a sister and daughter who has bipolar disorder also, but has been fortunate enough to have had thirty years of excellent psychiatric care, so that she’s able to share practical tips, survival skills, & coping mechanisms she’s learned to help others.
Confessions of an Imperfect Caregiver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Bobbi Carducci’s life was about to change. Her ill father-in-law 's odd behavior was a mystery when he came to live with her and Mike. For the next seven years Bobbi did everything she could to save him from himself—while he tried to convince everyone that he didn’t need her and that she was crazy. Caregiver Bobbi took on “the system” and Rodger’s Schizophrenia, Parkinson’s disease, dementia...
From Caregiver to Caring
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by What Else is Possible?. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
For three years Simone was in a tunnel with no end. Her husband was dying of an incurable disease that required constant attention. During the end she hoped that Liam would be dead when she returned from work and would blame herself for having such thoughts and feelings.
Care for the Caretaker, How Jim Backus' Wife Did It, an Upbeat Guide for Those Who Care for Others
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Best-selling author Henny Backus cared for her husband, actor Jim Backus ("Mr. Magoo," "Gilligan's Island," and "Rebel Without a Cause"), through his 10-year bout with Parkinson's Disease. In "Care for the Caretaker," Henny shares her experience and guidance with compassion and wit.