Books tagged: alzheimers

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Gloriously Us - A Celebration of Memories Lost and Found
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Gloriously Us is a project entirely run by volunteers and supported by staff from the Aylesbury office of Alzheimer's Society. Its aim is to work across Buckinghamshire, bringing the dementia community together through poetry. This is our first collection of poems and pictures, with an introduction from best-selling writer Joanne Harris and all profits going to the Alzheimer's Society.
The Advanced Mediterranean Diet: Lose Weight, Feel Better, Live Longer (2nd Edition)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Nutrition experts for decades have recommended the healthy Mediterranean diet. Dr. Steve Parker updates it for the 21st century based on the latest scientific research. Two Mediterranean-style weight-loss diets are presented: the world's first low-carbohydrate Mediterranean diet, and a traditional portion-controlled program. Measurements are given in both metric and U.S. customary units.
Niagara Falls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Zelda was her name, a shriveled apple of a woman with sunken cheeks and eyes and the hooked nose of a pirate." In the short story, Niagara Falls, a young girl helps an elderly neighbor prepare for a Christmas Eve visit from her estranged son. Niagara Falls was originally published in SansCrit, A Literary Magazine.
Through the Roof
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Alzheimer’s is a cruel and debilitating disease. For one man, his Grandmother’s condition has far-reaching and devastating consequences 70 years later when she reveals memories that cast doubt on his true identity. [BrE] 6400 words.
The Brain That Changes Everything
You set the price! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
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Get Smarter - Think Faster - Live Better The Brain That Changes Everything is the ultimate guide to accelerating your brain. We have barely scratched the surface of our limitless brains. This book will show you how to improve your memory, focus, concentration and alertness beyond what you ever imagined before.
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.
Communion Is a Kiss: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Dr. Dante Petrocchi-Bianchi spends his days treating Alzheimer’s patients and studying God, but he whiles away his nights in Roman nightclubs, picking up different beautiful women. When he discovers that one of his conquests is his big game hunter boss’s new trophy wife, Dante’s wild lifestyle becomes dangerous. Will his treacherous games end in his murder, or can he stop playing sexual roulette?
Alzheimer's - The Long Goodbye
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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The emotional aspects of caregiving for Alzheimer’s patients can cause the caregiver emotional pain and health problems. Here are a few details from an unwilling expert that may help you with your task.
The Tides
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
An elderly patient with Alzheimer's disease is not taken seriously at the Tides Nursing Home when he starts seeing the vision of his dead wife, a disturbed and dangerous woman. Then sinister and fatal accidents start to plague the Tides.
Lewy Body Dementia: Causes, Tests and Treatment Options
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
In "Lewy Body Dementia: Causes, Tests and Treatment Options," the authors provide the reader with an abundance of information that is easy to understand and can be applied to the lives of those that are affected by this disease whether they are friends or family.If you or a loved one are suffering from LBD, this informative book gives you all the information you need to know.