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Handbook for Stopping Alzheimer's
Price: Free! Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Several generic medicines, available right now, give evidence of stopping or slowing progression to Alzheimer’s Disease.
Come Ripristino Le Capacità Del Mio Cervello
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Italian. Published: November 6, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Se hai intenzione di imparare tutto ciò che c'è da sapere su come ripristinare le capacità del tuo cervello, allora questa è l'informazione giusta per te e forse addirittura la più importante che tu abbia mai letto.
Make It Safe! A Family Caregiver’s Home Safety Assessment Guide for Supporting Elders@Home
Price: $7.65 USD. Words: 34,010. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 16, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Aging
Make it Safe! A Family Caregivers Home Safety Assessment Guide for Supporting Elders@Home is a compilation of safety tips, and sage advice to help support an elder in aging semi-independently and safely. This is a book meant to be read, and then put into action. A downloadable home safety inspection sheet is provided so you can complete an elder's home inspection, or yours for that matter.
Exercises for Longevity and Healthy Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Can we stop the aging process? Life is not just about living longer; we want to live healthier and also feel good. Exercise adds years to your life. It also increases the number of years that you live without disease or disability. If you are 65, adding in a regular exercise regime can add over 5 additional years on an average. This book will help you live a long and healthy life.
Surviving Alzheimer's with Friends, Facebook, and a Really Big Glass of Wine
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 44,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A caregiver's story of love, laughter, and wine. With unfiltered observations and sometimes dark humor, author Dayna Steele chronicled her mother's journey with Alzheimer's on Facebook.
Enhancing the Activities of Daily Living
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,100. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
For people with Alzheimer’s disease, completing basic daily self-care tasks is a difficult, frustrating process. For caregivers, knowing when and how to help is a struggle. Through a combination of checklist and practical advice, this book helps you provide safe, encouraging care with bathing, dressing, toileting, and communicating while coping with the stress that accompanies caregiving.
Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease Stages, Treatment Options, and Other Medical Considerations, Second Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A diagnosis of dementia can be overwhelming. This book describes what is known now about Alzheimer’s disease—the most common cause of dementia—including its features, stages, symptoms, and treatment options. Warning signs of dementia are described and the types of dementia are differentiated. In addition, information about finding the right doctor and participating in clinical trials is included.
Coronavirus: Protecting Yourself and Your Loved One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
This short book is intended to provide a guide to navigating the restrictions created by the coronavirus while caring for your loved one and yourself. It offers tips on how to prepare for and protect yourself from the coronavirus, as well as what to do in the case of an infection. It also provides general tips on caregiving and preserving your loved one's independence, even during this epidemic.
Where Should Mom Live?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Aging
Watching a loved one age and lose their independence is one of the most stressful events you can experience. Learn your options for keeping your loved one safe and as independent as possible.
The Indispensable Survival Guide to Ontario's Long-Term Care System: Practical Tips to Help You and Your Family Be Proactive and Prepared
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2019 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Karen Cumming and Patricia Milne are sisters who embarked on a daunting journey... one that many of us may go on at some point in our lives. They guided their 98 year old mother, Verna, through Ontario's long-term care system. Unfortunately, few people on the inside of that system seemed to be guiding them.
Apostila de cuidador de idosos
Price: Free! Words: 20,370. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
cuidador de idosos
101 Tips on Staying Safe at Home with Dementia. Avoid Falls, Floods, Injuries, Accidents, Doorstep Crime and More…
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: British English. Published: September 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Packed full of practical information gleaned over a decade of hands-on experience and further enhanced by the latest innovative practices and research into living well at home with dementia, this book contains not only steps that can be taken to make the home safe and secure but provides information on how to create a living environment at home that offers enablement rather than restriction.
Self-Compassion as a Tool for Self-Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
As chronically-ill individuals, our life doesn’t have to be over. It can start anew with a new reality. Instead of treating ourselves as damaged individuals who are slowing down and will never be the same, perhaps we should treat ourselves as whole individuals who have a few small challenges to overcome. It is only with this kind of positive attitude that can renew our lives.
Just Another Day in the Retirement Home: A Journey of the Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
"Just Another Day in the Retirement Home" is a memoir about an eight year journey experienced by Janet Fraser, whose aging parents were living their final years in a retirement home. It is about loss and grief, yet it is a story of love, joy, resilience and gratitude. It is about life with all the tears and laughter, and what truly matters at the end of life
Vibrant at 80
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Vibrant at 80 is about the principles of positive ageing. Through the character of Henry, the need for purpose, diet, social engagement and a proper attitude to life are highlighted.
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 & 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 & 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 & 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.
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.