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Everything You Need To Know To Be An Organized and Successful Patient
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Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
This is a short, concise ebook, that gives 44 important and practical tips to help you stay on top and in control of your health and health records.
Knitting With Hospital Gloves, The How-To Guide for Becoming Instant Caregivers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
"It’s not a matter of IF we'll get the call that our parents need our help, it’s just a matter of WHEN. Having these tools ahead of time is so crucial. Karen’s sense of humor, mingled with her personal experience, provides an empathetic reality to what we'll all eventually go through. "Susan Avello, Vice President/Partner – Aging Info USA
Nora 102 1/2: A Lesson on Aging Well
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an ordinary woman’s journey toward blossoming into personal fulfillment that began during her senior years. Nora Shaw, widowed former teacher and social worker and my mom, found her days ignited after she reached sixty. Her vision decreased but her enthusiasm lasted well into her one hundredth year. Countless people said she inspired them. Her senior years show us all how to age well.
"The Other Side of Alzheimer's, a caregiver's story"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Millions of people today face the same challenges, the same emotions, and the same decisions. How do you care for a loved one? How will it affect you? Angie’s story will help you through this process. She lived this experience. Her story will help you. It’s not a book about Alzheimer’s; it’s a lesson about surviving as a caregiver and accepting the new you.
Open A Window- Alzheimer's Caregiver Handbook
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Million of people have Alzheimer's disease and millions more are going to have AD. That means millions of caregivers need to know how to cope with this disease. Fay Risner's book gives caregivers in the home and health fields insight about why people act the way they do and how to handle different situations. Risner's experience comes from years as a CNA and ten years of taking care of her father.
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.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Breast Augmentation and Suicide
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Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
A review of suicide risks associated with breast augmentation as supported by research literature. Authored by David B. Sarwer, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Surgery, and The Edwin and Fannie Gray Hall Center for Human Appearance and the Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide Risk and Cancer
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Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
A review of suicide risks associated with cancer as supported by research literature. Authored by Lourens Schlebusch, Emeritus Professor of Behavioural Medicine, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Chronic Pain
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Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
A review of suicide risks associated with chronic pain as supported by research literature. Authored by Renée El-Gabalawy, Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Canada; Gordon J.G. Asmundson, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, University of Regina, Canada; and Jitender Sareen, M.D., F.R.C.P.C., Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Canada.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicidal Behavior Among Individuals with Arthritis
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Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
A review of suicide risks associated with arthritis as supported by research literature. Authored by Sarah Brennenstuhl, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Canada; Yael Shaked, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Canada; and Esme Fuller-Thomson, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Canada.