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Home Free (Letters to an MP to let Mum home with a live-in carer)
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Prejudice
This is booklet journalism provoked by an official sending my mother, from a local hospital, separating her from her son, her only friend and relative. The abduction followed on my persisting against the blocking of a private live-in carer, a service not provided by the NHS. This may be a public interest case, its real warning against bureaucracy, that wouldn't let me be Home Free with Mum.
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.
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.
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.
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.
(Age-related macular degeneration) AMD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
(Age-related macular degeneration) AMD
Physical Environments for Long-term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing
Price: Free! Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is one of several publications we have written as part of our project to make nursing homes places where residents, workers, families, volunteers, and managers are treated with dignity and respect and where joy, as well as appropriate care, is a goal.
Promising Practices in Long Term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing
Price: Free! Words: 16,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book reports on the findings of an international team of 26 researchers and more than 50 graduate students who went to six countries in a search for promising practices in long term residential care for the elderly. It presents concrete examples of how long term care might be organized and undertaken in more promising ways that respect the needs of residents, families, workers and managers.
Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
“Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW” offers background and practical guidance for people who volunteer in palliative care settings. Developed as part of the PCNSW Volunteer Support Services Program in 2015 this learning resource is specific to volunteers in the state of New South Wales (Australia) but will be of interest to hospice and palliative care volunteers everywhere.
Keeva Anti-wrinkle Cream
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Keeva Anti-wrinkle Cream, Anti-aging Cream & Eye Cream for Dark Circles. Proven Formula Contains Hyaluronic Acid, Jojoba Oil, Shea Butter, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, and Retinol. Best Anti-aging Moisturizer to Clear Your Wrinkles and Look Younger Within Weeks! http://keevaorganics.com
Final Gifts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Carol Mithers’s memoir of a woman in caregiving hell is funny, sad, brutally honest, and ultimately life-affirming.
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!
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.
Nursing Home Life - Life In Stonegate Villa Nursing Home And Rehabilitation Center From The Patients Point Of View
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,280. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Guy Humphries. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
How will YOU react to being ordered into a nursing home occupied by disabled Come walk through her experience as you are blessed by his compelling journal penned by Frances Kilcrease, a lifelong resident of Ashley County, AR who was forced into a nursing home for rehabilitation after surgery for a cracked vertebrea. This fascinating journal relates her affirmitive depiction of her experience.
Choosing a Nursing Home and Living With Your Choice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Making the decision to place a loved one in a nursing home can be overwhelming. This booklet can help you choose the best facility for your needs, and lots of tips to make the nursing home experience the best it can be. Based on years of practical nursing experience in various facilities and written by a Registered Nurse. Nursing Homes aren't BAD-just different. The years spent there CAN be good!
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 & 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!
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.
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.

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