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Memphis Afternoons
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A touching, sometimes hilarious memoir of the 1950s when southern propriety was giving way to bourbon, Elvis, and sexual discovery. With rueful wit the author artfully renders a youth of hunting and fishing giving way to brawls, debutante parties, and literary exploration. The story is told against a wistful background of the poignant portrayal of a father struck by Alzheimer's.
Golden Years: How To Age Gracefully and Take Care of Seniors
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Do you know how to age gracefully and take care of the seniors in your life? Due to a culture that celebrates youth and ignores the elderly, seniors and their families are largely unprepared to deal with the challenges seniors face as they age.
A Final Flight to Heaven
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Many professing Christians believe that they can live as they please down here on earth, as long as they don’t do anything too bad, and that everything will be okay when they get to heaven. Here is a book for those who may share this unspoken belief.
Getting Older and Golder
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,410. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Getting Older and Golder: Happiness and Health in Body, Mind, and Spirit in our Senior Years is about abundant living and loving in our journey into older age. You will find stories and reflections on material needs, partnership, physical and mental wellbeing, happiness, retirement, aloneness, precious time, staying safe, refreshing mind and spirit – and grandkids. A life guide with a difference.
No Greater Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A tremendous love story of elderly care, family emotions, and great sacrifice, all in the name love.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
I Remember
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Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
poem about different perspective of life we play, we learn, we dance, we sing, but the life has more whole throughout life we gain pain, sorrow, but carry on our life we do or work sincerely and sacrifice our life for others but no one remember us for a moment
Gracious Living on Social Security
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,370. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Valerie Kent and her husband Rick prove that a golden-years marriage can be comfortable and exciting even on a fixed income. By carefully watching their money and spending time on research rather than cash on convenience, they live a comfortable life and travel well.
Alzheimer's Care - The Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Alzheimer's Disease & Best Practices to Care for People with Alzheimer's & Dementia
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Alzheimer's disease affects about 13 percent of individuals over the age of 65 & about 50 percent of those over age of 85. Near 15 million Americans spend their time caring for a person with Alzheimer’s dementia. "Alzheimer's Care" will teach you all you need to know about the signs & symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, how to care for your loved one, deal with your emotions, family life, & more.
Make Life Better for Seniors: More Than 1,200 Tips for Families and Caregivers
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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.
Three Score Years and Ten
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This, Elizabeth Love's fifth published book, is a condensed profile of the man she met 14 years ago and a short record of their friendship.
Alzheimer's A Beginning Guide
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Alzheimer's A Beginning Guide gives families and caregivers needed intensive guidance and support with a structured approach to coping with Alzheimer's care giving. Alzheimer’s A Beginning Guide opens a gateway for the future of all care giving. Practical help for all caregivers.Written by a highly experienced Alzheimer's caregiver.
My Wife Has Alzheimer's
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Mary E. Lowd. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The personal journey of J. Wesley Sullivan as he became the caretaker for his wife, Elsie. After fifty years of marriage, Elsie slowly succumbed to Alzheimer's, and Wes -- a newspaperman -- wrote journals to help himself deal with the growing pressures of her condition. He combined those journals into this book, hoping it could help others facing a similarly devastating situation.
Cure Osteoporosis Now: Natural Ways To Prevent and Reverse Bone Loss
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Millwood Media. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Preventing and treating osteoporosis naturally is safer and more effective, and seldom with negative side effects. Led by our veteran Ph.D. researcher, we've uncovered natural alternatives that have already been proven in the treatment of osteoporosis. You can start working on your "osteoporosis-free" life today!
Navigating the Retirement Jungle
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Price: Free! Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
(4.00 from 1 review)
An instructive guide to plan and prepare yourself to live a fulfilling retirement life focused on the often overlooked non-financial side of things. Learn how to keep busy, stay engaged and healthy, accept aging, discover your passions and find fulfillment living your second act. If you are serious about living a fulfilling retirement you need to start planning now.
Help! My Husband Just Retired
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A wife imagines her husband’s retirement as the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Finally they will have time to do all the things they never had time to do before. Enjoy exotic vacations, walk along the beach together at sunset, and more. After reality sets in, he comes home one day and says “I’m home…forever.” This humorous advice guide is from a wife who has been there.
Dance With Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The book DANCE WITH ME began as a story for Diane Garonzik’s niece and nephew to get to know their Grandma Pearl and Grandpa Herby. Along the way Diane realized that this love story, including her father’s 12 years of dementia and her mother’s battle with diabetes, had humorous “gems” that could be enjoyed by a wider audience.
Young and Old - From the books of the Bible
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The subject of Young and Old, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. The relationship between being young and being old runs in time sensitive that computes the perennial flow of life.
Second Childhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Sadie Books. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Manish Patel, physical therapist, lecturer, and author, tackles the subject of aging and caring for our parents. Wouldn’t it be great if we could love and care for them as they age with grace, knowing we are there for them as they were for us? Second Childhood will inspire you to build stronger bonds with those who are near you.
Before Your Parents Move In
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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.