Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care

Who Are You? (Surviving Dementia, From One Caregiver To Another)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Caring for someone with dementia means you find yourself with more questions than answers. I've been on my caregiving journey for 12 years and want to provide a concise resource for caregivers. The tips, techniques and advise within will help in your caregiving journey while keeping your sanity. When writing this I asked myself, "What would I have wanted someone to tell me 12 years ago?"
Aging Parents - A Guide On How To Care For Aging Parents To Help Them Through Life's Transitions.
From warning signs of health problems to well-being and safety, “Aging Parents” gives the reader everything needed to create a strategic care plan for their aging parents. “Aging Parents” is priceless gems that will help usher in the glorious golden years for which our parents have worked and so well deserve. Get your copy today and experience a peace beyond all understanding!
The Bliss in Death: Why You Should Never Fear Death – And How to Comfort Mourners and the Terminally Sick
Series: The Wheel of Wisdom, Book 45. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Dying is like being at the airport waiting for your flight – and when the moment is right, you should peacefully and confidently catch your plane. No muss, no fuss, no fear, no regrets…but pure bliss!. This book airs unconventional yet reassuring guidance on what is widely viewed as one of the most momentous questions for mortal humans: How to cope with death?
Geriatric Depression: Knowing the Basics
You set the price! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is a quick easy read to inform about the basics of Geriatric Depression. This book is an overview of symptoms, diagnosing, effects, and treatments for Geriatric Depression. If you or a loved one suffers from Geriatric Depression; this is a great book for you to learn the basics, and to start you on the path to recovering and leading a happier healthy life.
So You Want to Be a Patient Advocate? Choosing a Career in Health or Patient Advocacy
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
If you think a career in health or patient advocacy would be of interest, get started with your decision-making here. Determine if your personality is a good fit, evaluate your own skills, learn how to find patient advocacy jobs and how much they pay, decide if private, independent advocacy is a good choice for you and more. This is the first of five books in the Health Advocacy Career Series.
Care for the Caretaker, How Jim Backus' Wife Did It, an Upbeat Guide for Those Who Care for Others
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Best-selling author Henny Backus cared for her husband, actor Jim Backus ("Mr. Magoo," "Gilligan's Island," and "Rebel Without a Cause"), through his 10-year bout with Parkinson's Disease. In "Care for the Caretaker," Henny shares her experience and guidance with compassion and wit.
Parkinson’s Disease And Dementia: A Family Caregivers Series: Finding a care home
Series: Parkinson’s Disease And Dementia: A Family Caregivers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This is a first-hand guide for ensuring proper care for adult family members in need of a little extra help at a licensed care facility. It explains one family's experience and should not replace the advice of a doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. Nothing in this e-book should be construed as professional advice.
How To Start Your Own HealthCare Biz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Interested in starting a business of your own? Let me help you, this book will show you how I did it, all on my own. I started this book with money I had borrowed from family, all I had was a will, and a dream to succeed. Climb on board and I will take you on my incredible journey and show you how you too, can achieve success.
Dear Jan: Elder-Care
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
How do you assess the need for elder-care services? What tools can help an elder maintain independence and safety? How is quality elder-care found? These questions and much more are explored systematically in this quick-read e-book by Suzy Right. Read about wide ranging info, tips and ideas, written by an elder-care provider with years of experience in this challenging & rewarding field!
Parkinson’s Disease And Dementia: A Family Caregivers Series: How our family prepared a home to care for our elderly parents
Series: Parkinson’s Disease And Dementia: A Family Caregivers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
This is a first-hand guide for preparing your home to care for adult family members in need of a little extra help. It explains one family's experience and should not replace the advice of a doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. Nothing in this e-book should be construed as professional advice.
Nine Gifts for a Grieving Friend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is designed to provide nine "gifts" a person can give to someone who is grieving a loss. The gifts are meant to provide emotional support not just for the initial period of loss, but also for the days, months and years to follow.
Emergency Go-to-Guide
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Download the Go-to-Packet and get organized to make caring for your loved ones a little easier. This is an essential guide I use to help my own mother-in-law and it will help alleviate the stress of caregiving for you too.
Caring for Elderly Patients
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Sometimes life turns around and the person who has taken care of you all your life starts to need care themselves. If your loved one is also dealing with degenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s or dementia it’s a big task not only for you but for the whole family as well.
The Long Goodbye: When Someone You Love Has Dementia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
As the Baby Boomer Generation continues to age, experts predict that dementia will become epidemic. Caught in the middle are their loved ones who struggle to take care of them. In The Long Goodbye, Beth Patterson brings to light some tips for caregivers in caring for their loved ones with dementia and themselves.
Swallowing Disorders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Swallowing Disorders (also known as dysphagia) is a reference guide that offers in depth information on chewing and swallowing function in both normal and impaired elders. Included in the book are signs and symptoms of dysphagia as well as what can be done to manage it. Gabrielle Garbin is a speech pathologist with a breadth of experience evaluating and treating patients with swallowing disorders.
The Domestic Administrator Portfolio
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
52 page home management binder to inventory personal, financial and medical information. Great for personal home management, estate managers or caregivers!
Alzheimer's Disease and the Holidays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Maintaining (or adapting) old family rituals and traditions helps all family members feel a sense of belonging and family tradition. For an Alzheimer’s resident, this link with a familiar past is reassuring and builds self-esteem. Activity Ideas to celebrate the holidays.
Falls and Fractures in the Elderly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Ninety percent of the more than 352,000 hip fractures in the U.S. each year are the result of a fall. The remaining 10 percent of the hip fractures occur spontaneously due to low bone density or osteoporosis. Learn about how to lower your risk.
How to Deal with Mom's Complaints
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A complaint is not always a criticism. It is not always a simple matter to identify the real problem behind a complaint. Loved ones may be experiencing difficulty adjusting to the aging process which may also be complicated by feelings of rejection and guilt. Learn how to deal with family complaints proactively.
Dementia is not always Alzheimer's Disease
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Dementia is a neurological disorder that affects your ability to think, speak, reason, remember and move. While Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, many other conditions also cause these symptoms. Some of these disorders get worse with time and cannot be cured. Other types can be treated and reversed.