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Christian Caregiving: Practical Advice for a Happy Ending
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
The Perfect Primer Based on personal experience and extensive research, “Christian Caregiving: Practical Advice for a Happy Ending” is the perfect primer to understand caregiving within a spiritual context. It is easy to read, cuts through the fog of current jargon and programs and provides relief from the anxiety of caring for loved ones.
Geezer Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Geezer Stories is about finding the happy in the heartache. It's about forgiveness, letting go of the past, loving imperfectly. It's about accepting our parents' failings as well as our own. It's about finding that intangible sense of community and support we all need as we face this uncharted journey of parenting our parents together with compassion and shared understanding.
Quacks - Two Years as a Patient in a Veteran Affairs Nursing Home
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
Workloads for staff at Veterans Administration Nursing Homes are too big resulting in diminished healthcare and long waits for services.
Take Back Your Life: A Caregiver's Guide to Finding Freedom in the Midst of Overwhelm
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Is it even possible to have a happy and fulfilling life of your own while meeting the endless demands of being a primary caregiver for someone in your family? 43 million Americans struggle to find a way to do that each and every day. Take Back Your Life:… provides guidance, support and strategies to caregivers so that they can take as good care of themselves as they do of others in their lives.
Parkinson's Disease and Dementia Family Caregiver Series: How our family prepared a home to care for our elderly parents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
My husband and I live with and care for both of his elderly parents and my mother. Our experiences as family caregivers inspired this series of e-booklets. In this first booklet: How our family prepared a home to care for our elderly parents I share the steps we took to create a warm, comfortable and safe home for our parents’ later years.
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.
Creating a Rich and Meaningful Life in Long-Term Care
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,180. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Drawing on two decades of experience in long-term care, Ms. Konarzewski discusses how to help elders thrive, grow, and live with more joy, inspiration, and purpose. Practical tips and tools for designing programs are interwoven with uplifting stories. Programs include honoring wisdom, celebrating lives and dreams, and healing through nature, poetry, massage therapy, and the expressive arts.
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.
(Age-related macular degeneration) AMD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
(Age-related macular degeneration) AMD
Called 2 Care
Price: $5.77 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Learn ways to turn your health career into a profitable business
Candlelight & Blessings: Symbols and Rituals for Death and Grieving
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Death is inevitable, mysterious, and often confusing. Regardless of the religious background of the patient and the loved ones gathered at the deathbed, there are elements of symbol and ritual that take on a pronounced role and a greater importance as one is facing the end of life.
Curaciòn del Parkinson
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
En el transcurso del libro hago un repaso de lo que se conoce sobre la enfermedad de Parkinson haciendo una revisión de la definición,diagnostico,diagnóstico diferencial, trastornos asociados, tratamientos y pronostico, luego se hace mención de los últimos descubrimientos hechos hasta hoy
Physical Environments for Long-term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing
Price: Free! Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is one of several publications we have written as part of our project to make nursing homes places where residents, workers, families, volunteers, and managers are treated with dignity and respect and where joy, as well as appropriate care, is a goal.
BULLSEYE: How to Evaluate and Choose the Best Nursing Home for Your Loved One.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book will help you evaluate potential nursing homes by evaluating 8 key target area's. Upon completion of this book you will have a better understanding of how to plan, when to choose and where to go when choosing a nursing home for your loved one. It is the goal of this book to help you make the best decision in what is often difficult circumstances.
How I Wish I Had My Mother - A Daughter's Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This is a story of a woman missing the guidance, friendship and closeness of her mother.
Assisted Living Choices (What You Should Know about Choosing an Assisted Living Community)
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Many adult children find themselves faced with the task of making decisions about assisted living for their elderly parents. Sometimes without warning, this responsibility is thrust upon you, and hard choices must be made for the good of everyone concerned. (This guide can help you during that time).
You can Survive: 101 Tips Every Alzheimer's Caregiver Should Know
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,630. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
101 Tips Every Alzheimer's Caregiver Should Know will: •Help you provide better care for your loved one with Alzheimer’s Disease. *Help protect the person with Alzheimer’s disease and keep families and friends safe •Reduce stress for both caregivers and care-receivers •Make caring for your loved ones daily needs easier, whether the challenges you face are aggressive behavior, bathing, mealtime
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.
Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
“Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW” offers background and practical guidance for people who volunteer in palliative care settings. Developed as part of the PCNSW Volunteer Support Services Program in 2015 this learning resource is specific to volunteers in the state of New South Wales (Australia) but will be of interest to hospice and palliative care volunteers everywhere.
My Parent Had Dementia: Our Family’s Story from Pre-Illness to Heaven
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is about my mother’s journey with dementia and ours with being her caregivers. It is my hope that by telling my story, others who are struggling with these issues may find some valuable tips, resources, and hope in knowing they are not alone.

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