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Under the Same Stars
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Price: Free! Words: 20,230. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » 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.
Alzheimer's Home Care Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
When Alzheimer's strikes, information is vital. The person you once knew will appear to become someone else. This book will cover how to deal with these changes.
Alzheimer's Disease Fact sheet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Learn the basic facts about Alzheimer's Disease. Until less than ten years ago, public awareness of Alzheimers was limited and there was still a widespread belief that senility was associated with old age. Scientists now know that the loss of mental capacity during the aging process is not inevitable. Not all older people become senile, however short term memory does decline with age.
Alzheimer's Disease Primer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Left unchecked, sufferers of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias are expected to increase are expected to increase in epidemic proportions. There is no known cure, and little is understood definitively about the cause of Alzheimer's disease, which afflicts about 4 million Americans. This number is expected to increase to a staggering 14 million people in the next 50 years.
Depression in Dementia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
In a recent study researchers found that depressive symptoms were more than twice as common among assisted living residents with mild or moderate dementia than among those without dementia. Depressed residents often do not have positive outcomes and are greater risk of discharge to nursing homes and death.
Dementia is not always Alzheimer's Disease
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Dementia is a neurological disorder that affects your ability to think, speak, reason, remember and move. While Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, many other conditions also cause these symptoms. Some of these disorders get worse with time and cannot be cured. Other types can be treated and reversed.
Alzheimer's Disease and the Holidays
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Maintaining (or adapting) old family rituals and traditions helps all family members feel a sense of belonging and family tradition. For an Alzheimer’s resident, this link with a familiar past is reassuring and builds self-esteem. Activity Ideas to celebrate the holidays.
Aromatherapy in Alzheimer's Care
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aromatherapy
Revered for centuries for their restorative properties to the body, mind and spirit, essential oils have been used by healers to treat a multitude of symptoms. It has been proven that the sense of scent combined with the sense of touch will reach the inner most parts of the person through the fog of Alzheimer’s disease.
Quascifixion Premiere Edition
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Price: $499.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Learn how to obliterate unwanted memory events. Rid your mind of toxic emotions. Rebalance body and mind. Learn about quantum particles and their associations, how they traverse multiple lifespans, and how the universe as we perceive it is actually a hall of mirrors. If you're traveling through space at the speed of light and you turn your head around, what do you see?
Meals for Alzheimer's Patients: A Caregiver's Guide
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Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This caregiver’s guide will help boost your ability to prepare meals and snacks for a patient, family member or friend with Alzheimer’s; one who may often leave meals untouched, or barely eaten. Try the examples shown in the guide. It’s not difficult to prepare nutritious food items that promote an irresistible urge to eat.