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"But I'm not Ready Yet"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
" I’m not ready yet." Translation: I'm afraid of giving up my home, independence and lifestyle for an unknown. What if I don't like it? What if they don't like me? Seniors will often look for ways to avoid making the final decision. It is often out of fear or an unwillingness to commit. Learn how to help them become more comfortable with a move out of their home.
Early Alzheimer's - A Changing Lifestyle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
The most common form of dementia is Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive, degenerative disorder that affects tissues in the brain, eventually resulting in abnormal brain function. Learn about early diagnosis, what to expect with the progression of the disease and how to cope.
Legalese for Caregivers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Law » Elder Law
If you are feeling bad about your lack of knowledge regarding legal choices for your parents, go easier on yourself. Few people are prepared for the responsibilities of caring for an aging parent, preferring to procrastinate difficult discussions hoping the time may never come but it usually does. This brief provides some definitions so you will know what you don't know and what questions to ask.
Financial Resources for Assisted Living
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Today's seniors, who often consider themselves among the best informed, would do well to learn about three crucial areas that pertain to their future health care needs: the potential that they may need long term care, the cost of long term care and the limited federal and state aid available.
Is Alzheimer's Care Tax Deductible?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Tax planning
Over the years I have been asked countless times by residents and families “Are the costs associated with the care they receive tax deductible?” While much of the tax code is subject to varied interpretations, and each individual should seek competent advice from their own professionals, it appears that the answer to this question is “likely.”
Medicare and Medicaid in Assisted Living
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Today's seniors, who often consider themselves among the best informed, would do well to learn about three crucial areas that pertain to their future health care needs: the potential that they may need long term care, the cost of long term care and the limited federal and state aid available.
Alzheimer's Disease Primer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Left unchecked, sufferers of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias are expected to increase are expected to increase in epidemic proportions. There is no known cure, and little is understood definitively about the cause of Alzheimer's disease, which afflicts about 4 million Americans. This number is expected to increase to a staggering 14 million people in the next 50 years.
Alzheimer's Disease Fact sheet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by CanyonNewMedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medical insurance
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
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
“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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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
Series: Terry Talks, Book 8 · DENTISTS/ORAL CARE, Book 2 · DENTISTS/ORAL CARE, TT-LWD. Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 23,880. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Fact is: wearing a denture changes your life! But if your natural teeth must come out. So be it. Your next step is to wear a denture and - believe it or not - feel much better for the rest of your life. Read this book to learn how to accept your denture's many benefits: an attractive SMILE and a HEALTHIER BODY!
Hair Loss: Erase The Embrassment With Helpful Tips To Keep Your Hair Healthy From Scalp To Tip
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Most assisted living homes and unsafe and obsolete. Your loved one may be in danger - most are.
Vital Elder Care Resources
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
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
Price: $22.40 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Idyll Arbor. Categories: 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.
Parkinson Disease – Facts And Information
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,700. 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