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The Management Library for Executive Directors
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / facility management
Administrator Course: Level 1 Book 1; Version 2.1
The Long Goodbye: When Someone You Love Has Dementia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
As the Baby Boomer Generation continues to age, experts predict that dementia will become epidemic. Caught in the middle are their loved ones who struggle to take care of them. In The Long Goodbye, Beth Patterson brings to light some tips for caregivers in caring for their loved ones with dementia and themselves.
To What Green Altar: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal, Volume II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Emma, my mother, was a sweet, beautiful woman, an accomplished watercolorist and pianist, who loved entertaining, travel and raising her toy poodles, until one day she laid down her half-finished sketch, slipped into dementia and I fell backwards into becoming her sole caregiver. "Begins the Night Music: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal, Vol. I" & "To What Green Altar ... Vol. II" tell our story.
Turning on the Lights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This is a story about Marc Nelson who has been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease for 12 years and bedridden for 8 years. He receives an experimental drug that reverses the effects of Alzheimer's. However, the new drug does not restore his lost memories. Marc regains his sanity, but large parts of his life are missing.
Dead Vault
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Arclight's in trouble. Out of work and out of time, he's losing his own mind in search of someone else's. That's the good news. It seems that dementia isn't the only thing in North Tree that is in the business of swallowing hearts. When Arc goes down, he goes down hard.
Going Nuts!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Christian » General
Jonah Thompson, seventy plus, tired but not yet retired, widowed but not alone, competent but not quite sane. See what happens when an aging pastor flies over the cuckoo's nest. The crazier he becomes, the more profound is his life.
Meals for Alzheimer's Patients: A Caregiver's Guide
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: 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.
Quascifixion Premiere Edition
Price: $499.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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?
Aromatherapy in Alzheimer's Care
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aromatherapy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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.
Alzheimer's Disease and the Holidays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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.