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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.
Words from the Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Nursesnook&Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of original works, most of which were inspired by the sudden insertion of an articulate and vibrant 94-year-old loved one, now suffering from sudden onset dementia, into our household and everyday life.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
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.
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.
Blink of an Eye
Price: $2.99 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.
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.
The Carer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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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.
The Best Senior Care Guide: Options for Your Loved Ones
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, 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.
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: $2.99 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.