Books tagged: dementia

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A Simple Guide to Dementia and Alzheimer's Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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
Promised
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
A collection of inspirational short stories. OUT OF THE EAST: A short story about a prophetic journey (Mormon/LDS fiction). THE DAYSPRING: A Christian short story based on last-days prophecy (Christian speculative fiction). THE BEAST: Symbolic story pertaining to The Revelation of Saint John (Mormon/LDS fiction). THANKSGIVING WITH GEORGE: A fun, holiday character sketch (contemporary fiction)
Asylum Bound
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Asylum Bound is a wild weird walk through the experiences of a student nurse entering the unknown world of the mental "asylum" of the 1970s. It is a bizarre world, a world of terrible extremes. Within this odd place there are Hogarthian characters of varying chaotic hues, some aggressive, some sad, some disturbed and some institutionalised, both patients and staff. Sadly, it is all true.
Behind Whispering Pines
Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
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Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
The Blue Dress
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Wicked Windlass Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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A young couple is trapped in a remote mountain cottage during the height of winter.
'Til Death Do Us Part: A story of a lifetime of devotion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by Tim Johnson. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This true, heart-wrenching love story will enlighten and offer support to those who struggle with the brutality and inevitability of Alzheimer's Disease. Readers will identify with the compassion of one care giver in comparison with the brutality of the disease itself.
The Caregiver’s Guide
Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
A practical guide that offers helpful tips and suggestions for those who have taken on the task of caring for an elderly or terminal ill loved one. This guide brings your challenges to the fore and allows you to see that although the task ahead of you may seem overwhelming, it is not impossible.
Come Back Early Today
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.
Alzheimer's Care - The Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Alzheimer's Disease & Best Practices to Care for People with Alzheimer's & Dementia
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Alzheimer's disease affects about 13 percent of individuals over the age of 65 & about 50 percent of those over age of 85. Near 15 million Americans spend their time caring for a person with Alzheimer’s dementia. "Alzheimer's Care" will teach you all you need to know about the signs & symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, how to care for your loved one, deal with your emotions, family life, & more.
Under the Same Stars
Price: Free! Words: 20,230. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A collection of 16 short shorts, brief glimpses into the lives of a variety of people living, working and dreaming under the same stars.