Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care

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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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: 14,280. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by Tim Johnson. 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
Making Your Difficult Move Exceptional!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
"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)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
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.
Before Your Parents Move In
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A practical guide to caregiving.
Don't Die without Me!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Transformation Media Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
"Don't Die Without Me!" provides the pertinent questions to ask medical specialists written in a way the reader and provider understand. It empowers patients and their families to seek the appropriate level of care during the diagnosis phase of a serious or terminal illness and remain sane, rational and in control.
Be Nice to Me—I Pick Your Nursing Home! How to Provide for Your Parent’s Care without Going to the Poorhouse or the Nuthouse
Price: $14.97 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Yale Hauptman is a practicing elder law attorney. For over 15 years, he has personally helped thousands of seniors and their families plan for the complicated journey through the long term care system. Yale and his wife, Laurie, live and share a law practice in Northern New Jersey.
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.