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Alzheimer's Disease Fact sheet
By Benjamin Pearce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Learn the basic facts about Alzheimer's Disease. Until less than ten years ago, public awareness of Alzheimers was limited and there was still a widespread belief that senility was associated with old age. Scientists now know that the loss of mental capacity during the aging process is not inevitable. Not all older people become senile, however short term memory does decline with age.
Eldercare: Twenty-Three Things I Learned (the Hard Way) about Medicare, Medicaid, Assisted Living and Nursing Homes
By Ruth Alvarez
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by CanyonNewMedia. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Baby boomer and eldest daughter, Ruth Alvarez became responsible to see three elderly relatives received the care they needed both at home and later in nursing homes. She learned the intricacies of America’s key systems for senior citizens and offers the tips to navigate those systems whether for yourself or for a loved one.
Making the Move to a Retirement Community : A Complete Guide to Making an Informed Decision
By Benjamin Pearce
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
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A complete family guide to making an informed decision regarding retirement communities and senior living options. Written by a 30-year veteran operations expert in Senior Housing and author. Learn about the different types of facilities, how they are priced, and how to choose which one is right for your situation.
Make Life Better for Seniors: More Than 1,200 Tips for Families and Caregivers
By Sandra Choron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
For the 54 million Americans who currently care for aging parents and loved ones, this important resource provides essential information for solving day-to-day problems in the real world.
'Til Death Do Us Part: A story of a lifetime of devotion
By Tim Johnson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
This true, heart-wrenching love story will enlighten and offer support to those who struggle with the brutality and inevitability of Alzheimer's Disease. Readers will identify with the compassion of one care giver in comparison with the brutality of the disease itself.
How to Manage Family Illness at Home
By Gill Pharaoh
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
“This sensitive and compassionate book…concentrates on the patient rather than the illness. It is immensely readable and interesting because it is illustrated with many personal stories. Gill Pharaoh gives us hope and brings out the best in human nature which sometimes happens when people are faced with a real crisis.” Tony Benn
Arthritis Diet : The Rheumatoid Arthritis Cure Relieve Osteoarthritis
By Binders Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Anna Gracey has long been a champion for the cause of helping people cope with arthritis. This was based on the fact that her mother suffers from the disease. Anna attempted to find every method to help her mother, however all the doctors could do was to prescribe pain medication and some topical creams.
Living With Dentures
By Terrance L. Weber
Series: Terry Talks, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,890. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health
Why I Wrote This Book SUMMARY You may say to me: “All of this talk about teeth, dentists and dentures is more than I want to know!” That may be but because I want to help you PLEASE keep in mind this fact: the more you know about how to take care of your natural teeth the more money you will save in dentist’s fees. Fact: wearing a denture changes your life. Avoid dentures, Order this book today.
Hair Loss: Erase The Embrassment With Helpful Tips To Keep Your Hair Healthy From Scalp To Tip
By Stephen Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Keep your hair healthy with the simple ways you can find in this app. You will be glad you chose to download it and look your best every single day. Remember, no matter how much medical attention you seek if you don’t take it seriously yourself, hair loss will continue to haunt you. Begin where you must so you could get the best possible results. Download this book now and see the results!
Is Assisted Living SAFE?
By Richard Meier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Most assisted living homes and unsafe and obsolete. Your loved one may be in danger - most are.
Vital Elder Care Resources
By Betthni Jiggs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
For those who were given the charge of caring for their elderly parents or loved ones, this gem of a book is priced for all to easily acquire. Little known resources are made available to the care giver, saving perhaps thousands of $$ PLUS time, research, and frustration. You will be astounded at what is available to assist you in direction, step by step, & most of all financial relief!
Science for Seniors
By Gloria Hoffner
Price: $22.40 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Science for Seniors shows activity leaders how to provide stimulating science activities that provide both entertainment and enlightenment, as part of a life-long learning process. Contains basic science information and hands-on programs that activity directors or therapists can use with seniors of all intellectual and physical abilities.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Caregiver Support: How to Help Yourself #4
By Sara M. Barton
Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Are you a new caregiver, unsure of what your job is? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Caregiver Support will help you understand how to take care of yourself while you are caring for your loved one. Learn to build a resource list that enables you to provide better care without losing yourself in the process. Treat yourself like a professional and build a team to help you.
Parkinson Disease – Facts And Information
By Sally White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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
Making Your Difficult Move Exceptional!
By Adero C E Allison, PHD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book provides help for individuals and families in transition because of age related factors. Some people work with relocation specialists or geriatric care managers. This book helps you to think of the kinds of things these professionals typically help with. Use to prepare yourself to guide the process or to DIY.
Open A Window- Alzheimer's Caregiver Handbook
By Fay Risner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Million of people have Alzheimer's disease and millions more are going to have AD. That means millions of caregivers need to know how to cope with this disease. Fay Risner's book gives caregivers in the home and health fields insight about why people act the way they do and how to handle different situations. Risner's experience comes from years as a CNA and ten years of taking care of her father.
An Old Chick Named Hazel
By Gail Ellis
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
"An Old Chick Named Hazel" is a compilation of practical tips for helping seniors to live independently. It includes tips on getting around in the kitchen to storage ideas and tips for keeping in touch when the children don’t live nearby. It is an especially good read for caregivers and people who worry about an older parent that lives alone at home.
Body, Mind & Spirit: The Awakening (Day 10:I Believe the Seniors Are Our Future)
By James Hackley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Every day of our life we are given a choice to grow older or grow stronger. Which one will you choose today? God willing, all of us will have a very long and productive life that allows us to see our kids develop gray hair as a result of the stress their kids and grandkids put them through. However, in order to grow old, we must first live well now.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Basic Care: How to Help Someone You Love #1
By Sara M. Barton
Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Are you a new caregiver, unsure of what your job is? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Basic Care will help you understand not only how to take care of your loved one, but also yourself. Make the care you provide fit the real needs of the person needing help.
Before Your Parents Move In
By Carmen Blair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A practical guide to caregiving.