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When Your Mama Calls You Mama
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The story of my mama with dementia who lived with me for the last six years of her life. Parenting your parent is difficult. Here are some helpful tips and statistics.
In Plain Sight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Elmer is a nursing home resident who has dementia and terrorizes the other patients on the floor. Elmer is reliving his younger days in his mind and goes hunting, in reality he is hunting on the nursing home floor.
CAREGIVING: Sacrifices and Sharing From the African American Perspective
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by DLite Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Helpful advice on stress and stress reducers, nutrition & African American Genealogy plus a study of caregiving as it filters into our personal relationships, jobs education system and religious and political practices.
Alzheimer Diary: A Wife's Journal
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by WorldMaker Media. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
"'The doctor tells me I have Alzheimer's.' The truth of my husband's words shook our world. This is my diary written for a time during the ten years of his spiral into another space."
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.
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.
Begins the Night Music: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
BEGINS THE NIGHT MUSIC: 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. —Samantha Mozart
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.
Meals for Alzheimer's Patients: A Caregiver's Guide
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Price: $1.99 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.
To What Green Altar: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal, Volume II
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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.