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The Mutilation, Degradation, and Humiliation of Joseph Marcus Barron
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An exposé of gross dereliction and political misconduct on the part of Bexar County, Texas. A terminally ill boy, experiencing a medical emergency while in the custody of his parents, is confronted by three Bexar County Sheriff's Deputies, chased from his home, cornered and shot three times as his mother watches. But that is only the beginning of the family's nightmare.
My Wife Has Alzheimer's
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Mary E. Lowd. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The personal journey of J. Wesley Sullivan as he became the caretaker for his wife, Elsie. After fifty years of marriage, Elsie slowly succumbed to Alzheimer's, and Wes -- a newspaperman -- wrote journals to help himself deal with the growing pressures of her condition. He combined those journals into this book, hoping it could help others facing a similarly devastating situation.
The Memory Project
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 128,660. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A chemical is released into the environment that mutates a virus which cures millions of people of Alzheimer’s Disease. Then, something happens. Mystery, science, murder, greed, love, fear and faith are woven through this tale as you follow a family through the cause and the cure, strengthened by their tenacity and hope, as they unravel the mysteries of Alzheimer’s. A frighteningly possible story.
Men Cry Alone
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Price: $1.61 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alfred, Tom and Gordon are strangers, yet they share a terrible secret ... they are being abused by their wives. This controversial novel examines through its fictitious characters many aspects of domestic violence, including abuse against women by men and the abuse that can occur because one partner has dementia.
In the Twilight of the Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In the Twilight of the Moon is a story of familial love, set against the backdrop of an emotionally dysfunctional family. It follows the lives of three brothers who vie for the approval of their emotionally distant father in destructive ways.
When Goodbye Begins: Sharing Life With Dementia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
John and I had been married a little over ten years when he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. To the observer, life is unchanged, but not so for the carer. Having come through this period, observed others, and talked to many, I believe there is a vital need to acknowledge the mental and emotional trauma that is experienced by the carer during those early days.
The Darkside of Down Home: Seven Secret Tales
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,720. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
At times comforting and humorous and at other horrifying, The Darkside of Down Home is a collection of seven dark stories that will stir your imagination and keep you thinking long after they are over. Each of these tales is unique and compelling.
Alzheimer's A Beginning Guide
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Alzheimer's A Beginning Guide gives families and caregivers needed intensive guidance and support with a structured approach to coping with Alzheimer's care giving. Alzheimer’s A Beginning Guide opens a gateway for the future of all care giving. Practical help for all caregivers.Written by a highly experienced Alzheimer's caregiver.
Can't Take That Away
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
John always promised Nell that he would look after her - and a little thing like dying was not going to stop him.
A Simple Guide to Dementia and Alzheimer's Diseases
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Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Dementia is a disease in which brain tissue degenerates to the extent of loss of memory and other intellectual abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. In Dementia there is a severe and progressive decline in mental function. It affects a person's ability to: 1. think, remember and reason 2. learn new information and skills 3. solve problems and make judgement