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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
Grenfell Mission and People, Ice break-up, Mail boat, Mail plane, Medley of Photographs and Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Air Transfers in Nain – Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1965-66
Series: Photo Albums, Book 5 · Historical Photographs Nain-Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada · Volunteering - Voluntary Service Overseas - VSO. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A unique photo album of 116 historical photographs (with original captions) about Grenfell Mission and People, Ice break-up, Mail boat, Mail plane, Medley of Photographs and Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Air Transfers in Nain – Nunatsiavut, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1965-66.
Parenting A Parent: The Sequel to Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
Series: Accepting the Unacceptable, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parenting A Parent is an autobiographical story that begins when JoAnn’s mother, who has dementia, moves in with her. JoAnn found herself caring for her aging parent and her disabled daughter. This is the inspiring true story of what happened during the next five years of intensely difficult trials and hardships, the ultimate triumph of perseverance, love, and the strength that resides within us.
The Best Senior Care Guide: Options for Your Loved Ones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A Daughter's Journey as a Senior Care Professional - Action plans for aging parent’s medical needs in elder care, dementia, and hospice. Here is never before published insider information on how to approach and persuade your loved ones, the actual costs involved, personal interviews about aging, and helpful tips on the many options in the senior care maze for an industry in transition.
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.
The Carer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A dark psychological tale of patricide by proxy, the corrosive effects of unbridled power - and of what happens when you outsource your loved ones to people who don’t actually love them.
Fast Track for Caregivers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,880. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Rosstrum Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Many people become caregivers at one time or another. Whether your task is the care of a special needs child or an ill, injured, or elderly person, the responsibility is daunting. The hardest part of being a caregiver is not having the information you need to make appropriate decisions. Fast Track for Caregivers will empower you, reduce stress, and preserve your sanity.
Blink of an Eye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story of a young man who gets exactly what he was promised.
Old Is Not A Four-Letter Word: A Guidebook for the Journey through Old
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Never has a generation seemed so unprepared to face the inevitable changes that happen to us as we become old. Old Is Not A Four-Letter Word is a clarion call to change our paradigm from dread and denial of aging to an enthusiastic anticipation, planning, and preparation for our elder years. This guidebook outlines in simple terms the plans and tasks this journey requires.
Mistaken Identities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Identity is a slippery thing. Not everyone is who they say they are, or who they think they are. Five stories that examine the possibilities.