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Atención Especializada de la Demencia: Comprensión del Padecimiento de Demencia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
El objetivo de "Atención especializada de la demencia" es ayudar a los miembros de la familia y a otras personas que cuidan a personas con demencia a entender su mundo. Con este entendimiento, las familias han podido anticipar situaciones que las personas con demencia encontrarán como perturbadoras, y les ayudarán seriamente a desarrollar y mantener una sensación de seguridad y calma.
The Lost Kitchen: Reflections and Recipes from an Alzheimer’s Caregiver
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2019 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Jewish & Kosher
The Lost Kitchen: Reflections and Recipes from an Alzheimer’s Caregiver is an honest and heartfelt look at the hidden gifts of living with a parent with Alzheimer’s. Miriam Green weaves poetry, recipes and anecdotes into a nourishing whole as she details her family’s struggle to maintain balance–and laughter–in the face of her mother’s diagnosis and deterioration.
Sisterly Shove: A Fight to the Death Against Pancreatic Cancer and Dementia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,850. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Growing up, Malia and Diane always loved each other despite their birth order differences. But the two sisters don’t see how truly oppositely they view life, death and the caregiving in between until their beloved parents are whittled away by cancer and dementia. As they struggle to share eldercare from opposite coasts and conflicting mindsets, sisterly love changes to sisterly shove.
I've Never Loved Him More
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017 by Fruitbearer Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
I’ve Never Loved Him More is a chronological journey into the unknown and sometimes scary, dark world of Alzheimer’s disease. This book is anything but dark and scary. It is delightful, funny, and heartwarming.
Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are so many books on Alzheimer's, but what many of those books lack is a raw look at the day-to-day concerns of being a caregiver.
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.
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An easy-to-read and sensitive portrayal of the changing world of people with dementia due to Alzheimer's disease or other diseases, and those who care for them. Offers insights into emotional reactions and practical suggestions based on deep understanding of the way people with dementia view many situations.
Alzheimer Diary: A Wife's Journal
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by WorldMaker Media. Categories: 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."
Over Streams and Squirrel Woods
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 95,300. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: 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

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