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Your Partner Has Breast Cancer: 21 Ways to Keep Sane as a Support Person on Your Journey from Victim to Survivor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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"Your Partner Has Breast Cancer: 21 Ways to Keep Sane as a Support Person on Your Journey from Victim to Survivor" addresses the emotional needs of breast cancer’s silent victims, especially husbands, who form by far the largest bloc of support persons and yet are the most inept at asking for help. The author was one of them. The book includes “The Cancer Journals” and additional resources.
Meals for Alzheimer's Patients: A Caregiver's Guide
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This caregiver’s guide will help boost your ability to prepare meals and snacks for a patient, family member or friend with Alzheimer’s; one who may often leave meals untouched, or barely eaten. Try the examples shown in the guide. It’s not difficult to prepare nutritious food items that promote an irresistible urge to eat.
Alzheimer's Home Care Guide
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Coping with Alzheimer's can be challenging & emotional, as a caregiver & as a family member. But there are steps that you can take to help keep organized in the midst of the chaos. I have assisted many Alzheimer's patients and in this book I share with you some key tips to help you cope and stay focused and most importantly calm during the necessary interactions with those who have been diagnosed.
Suddenly a Caregiver
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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Sharing a family's experience and lessons learned to help you through the unexpected responsibility of becoming a family caregiver. The lessons learned include advocacy, caregiver concerns, organizational helpers, grieving, and a variety of other topics while caring for my wife who was diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme - a stage 4 brain cancer.
Journey of a Caregiver
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Have you ever seen someone with special needs in a public place, and then taken a good look at the Caregiver who is with them? Do you ever wonder what that person has gone through, or how they manage to function on a day to day basis? "Journey of a Caregiver" gives you a very close encounter of just some, and I do mean some of the things a Caregiver may go through on a daily basis.
Come Back Early Today
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.
Their Darkest Hour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Claire Aldin Publications, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
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Desiree gets all wrapped up in outside activities, hoping to boost her sagging self-esteem by being impressive at work. In the meantime, she and Malik pass each other in the hallway, occasionally eat at the same table and sleep in separate beds. The intimacy is no longer there. Can they rebuild what was lost? What will happen in their darkest hour?
Bad Nerves: All about MS and Stuff
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Anyone newly diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) should read this book. This book was written to help persons affected by the disease to effectively explain to others what the illness is, can be and how it impacts lives. It gives some common sense information and resources. It shows how MS can differ from person to person and the things that we all have in common.
Work in Canada
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Personal Care and Service, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
A short and easy guide to getting a job as a nanny or a caregiver in Canada, and completing all the paperwork to actually get you there. It will be useful for Caregivers and prospective Employers.
Surviving in the Sandwich Generation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
If you are in the Sandwich Generation, you are the one who is smack dab in the middle of raising/helping/caregiving at least 2 other generations, usually family members. The Sandwich "Generationers" are the unsung heros and heroines in life. This book gives you practical advice on how to cope.