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Thallium, The Slow and Silent Killer
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Shocking to learn from a simple hair analysis test, author Samantha Jones was poisoned by thallium, the slow and silent killer. Here is a brief history of thallium along with self-help and detox information. If you are a senior, don’t accept feeling bad as part of aging. If you have mysterious symptoms, please get a toxicology screening. It can save your life.
Promising Practices in Long Term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing
Price: Free! Words: 16,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book reports on the findings of an international team of 26 researchers and more than 50 graduate students who went to six countries in a search for promising practices in long term residential care for the elderly. It presents concrete examples of how long term care might be organized and undertaken in more promising ways that respect the needs of residents, families, workers and managers.
So You Want to Be a Patient Advocate? Choosing a Career in Health or Patient Advocacy (Second Edition)
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
(Second Edition) If you think a career in health or patient advocacy would be of interest, get started with your decision-making here. Determine if your personality is a good fit, evaluate your skills, learn how to find advocacy jobs and how much they pay, decide if private, advocacy is a good choice for you and more. This is the first of four books in the Health Advocacy Career Series.
Working Together to Prevent Falls at Home
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
On average, one third of adults age 65 and older fall each year. Not only are falls common for seniors, their consequences can be catastrophic. This eBook gives both seniors and their family caregivers a way to assess falls risks. It contains practical tips, suggestions and resources to reduce the risk of falling. Brought to you by Philips Lifeline, the #1 provider of Medical Alert Services.
Help! What Do I Do Now? Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer's
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
An award-winning guide for Alzheimer's caregivers with simple, efficient, practical tips to help you with everything from activities of daily living to laughter and enjoyable activities. Keep it handy to refer to specific sections as your loved one’s disease progresses and you face new situations. Learn how to care for your loved one and yourself and how to make the best of your time together
Aging Parents - A Guide On How To Care For Aging Parents To Help Them Through Life's Transitions.
From warning signs of health problems to well-being and safety, “Aging Parents” gives the reader everything needed to create a strategic care plan for their aging parents. “Aging Parents” is priceless gems that will help usher in the glorious golden years for which our parents have worked and so well deserve. Get your copy today and experience a peace beyond all understanding!
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.
Shingles Relief! Cutting Through the BS What Works. What Doesn't.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
"Shingles Relief!" presents a broader spectrum of science-based remediation and disease management solutions for Shingles and PHN (postherpetic neuralgia) sufferers. Not a rehash of information already widely available on the web! Highly recommended reading for practitioners, for those currently suffering from a shingles infection or PHN, and for those wanting to avoid an outbreak altogether.
Keeva Anti-wrinkle Cream
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Keeva Anti-wrinkle Cream, Anti-aging Cream & Eye Cream for Dark Circles. Proven Formula Contains Hyaluronic Acid, Jojoba Oil, Shea Butter, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, and Retinol. Best Anti-aging Moisturizer to Clear Your Wrinkles and Look Younger Within Weeks! http://keevaorganics.com
How To Find a Nursing Home - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Finding a Nursing Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
How to Find a Nursing Home is a ‘must read’ for anyone, who is facing the issue of placing a loved one in a nursing home. In this practical guide, an elder law attorney gives you step by step information about how to make the best decisions for your loved one. This guide includes: - An informative overview which explains how individuals, professional caregivers, and geriatric care managers
Parkinson Disease – Facts And Information
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
First described as shaking palsy the disease that now bears his name, medical science has thus far been unable to unravel the cause or causes of most Parkinson's cases or to devise a cure Some of the need to know facts within this book Parkinsons Disease - The Shaking Palsy, Why Is Parkinsons Disease Difficult To Diagnose, Who Gets Parkinson's Disease?, What Are The Factors That Effect Diagnosis
The Bliss in Death: Why You Should Never Fear Death – And How to Comfort Mourners and the Terminally Sick
Series: The Wheel of Wisdom, Book 45. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Dying is like being at the airport waiting for your flight – and when the moment is right, you should peacefully and confidently catch your plane. No muss, no fuss, no fear, no regrets…but pure bliss!. This book airs unconventional yet reassuring guidance on what is widely viewed as one of the most momentous questions for mortal humans: How to cope with death?
Living Wills: VA Guide on How to Prepare a Personalized Living Will, Planning for Medical Decisions - Your Life, Your Choices - Choices About Death and Dying, Advance Directive, Power of Attorney
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This workbook provides detailed advice about preparing living wills and advance directives, with information about potential illnesses and medical events such as terminal illness, advanced cancer, coma, stroke, and dementia.
Final Gifts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Carol Mithers’s memoir of a woman in caregiving hell is funny, sad, brutally honest, and ultimately life-affirming.
Isolation can Lead to Health Complications
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Living well in our later years is all about quality of life. People who are active and social generally avoid depression that can lead to health complications and dramatically affect the quality of one's life. People who spend their time isolated from others their own age can become depressed and find that they are continually facing one health crisis after another.
Emergency Go-to-Guide
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Download the Go-to-Packet and get organized to make caring for your loved ones a little easier. This is an essential guide I use to help my own mother-in-law and it will help alleviate the stress of caregiving for you too.
Care for the Caretaker, How Jim Backus' Wife Did It, an Upbeat Guide for Those Who Care for Others
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Best-selling author Henny Backus cared for her husband, actor Jim Backus ("Mr. Magoo," "Gilligan's Island," and "Rebel Without a Cause"), through his 10-year bout with Parkinson's Disease. In "Care for the Caretaker," Henny shares her experience and guidance with compassion and wit.
Who Are You? (Surviving Dementia, From One Caregiver To Another)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Caring for someone with dementia means you find yourself with more questions than answers. I've been on my caregiving journey for 12 years and want to provide a concise resource for caregivers. The tips, techniques and advise within will help in your caregiving journey while keeping your sanity. When writing this I asked myself, "What would I have wanted someone to tell me 12 years ago?"
The Waiting Room
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
One woman's journey through the care giving and death of a loved one as told in a daily journal. This story depicts the actual hospice care and guidance given throughout this personal journey. A must read for anyone that makes the decision to bring a loved one home to die.
The Hidden Liabilities of Home Companions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Families that hire caregivers or outside contractors such as home health aides or home companions to perform a variety of services may unknowingly be exposing themselves to a variety of risks that may not be covered through their homeowner's or general liability insurance policies.

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