Books tagged: elderly care

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A Caregivers Guide to Living with an Elderly Parent
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
When the responsibility of caring for an elderly parent falls to you, there are bound to be problems. This book details many useful ideas for making living with an elderly parent easier and less stressful. If you worry about your elderly parent each time you have to leave them home alone, then the tips found here could save you many sleepless nights.
Aging In America: One Healthcare Worker's Perspective
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Aging in America was written to assist seniors, their families, and the people who care for seniors. Information is critical when making choices about health care.
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.
A Life Changing Workout For The Elderly
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
No equipment needed, train in the privacy of your own home. Develop stronger muscles, bones and joints. Improve mobility and stability all in one easy to follow workout for the elderly.
Over Streams and Squirrel Woods
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 95,300. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
A daughter's honest and insightful account of her mother's slow slide into Dementia with lewi bodies and the mothers thoughts as her internal journey becomes her new reality - the clarity of which suggests that there is still power and creativity in the human mind. 'A valuable addition to the dementia literature, rewriting our expectation of what those with dementia can think.' John Suchet
The Caregiver’s Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
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.
The Journey of Love and Healing
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Price: Free! Words: 42,090. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
When Clarence and Olga Boudreau left Prince George to return to their home in Penny on December 27, 2011, they couldn’t have known how radically a head-on motor vehicle collision would change their lives. This true story is a compilation of communications that reveals how miracles arise when individual resolve is matched with love and support from family and friends.
Infant at 85: Letters on Ending Where you Started
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Infant at 85 is based on a true story of the unique relationship between a geriatric man and his personal trainer. One develops a sense of empathy and patience while the other comes to grips with the challenges of aging, not so gracefully.
Parenting A Parent: The Sequel to Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parenting A Parent is an autobiographical story that begins when JoAnn’s mother, who has dementia, moves in with her. JoAnn found herself caring for her aging parent and her disabled daughter. This is the inspiring true story of what happened during the next five years of intensely difficult trials and hardships, the ultimate triumph of perseverance, love, and the strength that resides within us.
Seven Seniors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,320. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Seven senior citizens make their marks on history in their own time and in their own place.