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Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
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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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: 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...
Price: Free! Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
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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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
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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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
I think there must be a special place in heaven for those who care for loved ones who have bipolar disorder. I know what a rollercoaster ride it can be since I've been there: four people in my immediate family, including myself, have it. This self-book shares my tips, survival skills, and coping mechanisms I've learned, sometimetimes the hard way, over the years.
Confessions of an Imperfect Caregiver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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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
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by What Else is Possible?. Categories: 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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
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.