Books tagged: caregiver

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 70 results

Nonna & Alz/The Never Ending Battle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health
This is Chloé´s diary about her Nonna´s (grandmother) battle against Alzheimer. Through her eyes and voice, we are driven into a new perspective of her grandmother´s memory loss and the outcomes of this disease. Her optimistic perspective brings hope and joy to such hard times.
I've Never Loved Him More
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
I’ve Never Loved Him More is a chronological journey into the unknown and sometimes scary, dark world of Alzheimer’s disease. This book is anything but dark and scary. It is delightful, funny, and heartwarming.
The Truth About Elderly Narcissists
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
"The Truth About Elderly Narcissists" was created to help those who are faced with the unique challenges of dealing with or caring for elderly narcissists.
Reluctant Witness Caring for Dad on His Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
After Dad’s Alzheimer’s dementia diagnosis, I became his caregiver. This book comes from diary entries and others’ experiences of providing care for loved ones. Some is fiction, most is true. Keep an open heart as you journey with Ernest and Eartha Rose through the tough times--confusion, resistance, and pain--of caregiving, along with the good times, moments of love, joy, and peace.
Hope Through Dark Valleys : God's Intimate Support for Carers of Loved Ones with Life-threatening Illness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Carers are 'angels in disguise'. We hear of many people who suddenly find themselves caring for a loved one with life-threatening illness. Where is God in this traumatic situation? Hope through Dark Valleys is written to help Carers discover God in new ways. Read this book and draw strength from it as God responds to the Carer's invitation to be their companion on the journey.
A Love Undeniable, A Life Unforgettable: A Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,820. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It was ‘severe like’ at first sight. Chris Conlon was a bright light in Scott Howard's life from the first moment he laid eyes on her. What started out as a chance meeting over mini golf ended as a deeply touching journey through life, love and battling bone cancer. In this book, Scott shares how love is the one thing that gets you through it all.
Embarrass Less: A Practical Guide for Doctors, Nurses, Students and Hospitals
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Although hospitalized patients rarely say so, embarrassment is one of their greatest fears. This book understands their concerns and explains how caregivers can reduce those fears, often to the vanishing point. Patients will become more comfortable and cooperative. Heathcare will go more smoothly and efficiently,
My Ideal Partner: How I Met, Married, And Cared For The Man I Loved Despite Debilitating Odds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In September 2005, Abbie Johnson married Bill Taylor, 19 years her senior and blind. Three months later, he suffered the first of two strokes that confined him to a wheelchair. Here, the author tells the story of how she met, married, and then cared for Bill for six years, detailing both the happy times and the hard ones. After one month in a nursing home, Bill Taylor passed away in October 2012.
You Got To Do What You Got To Do
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 212,860. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
My experience as a caregiver taking care of my parents for over twenty years. During this time we went through hundreds of doctors visits, multiple medical procedures and hospital stays. This is a collection of these situations, procedures and techniques. It was a life changing experience that affected me forever.
Last Dance at the Savoy: Life, Love and Caring for Someone With Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
LAST DANCE AT THE SAVOY is both a personal story about Scott's husband, Geoff Miller, the founding editor of Los Angeles magazine, who lived life fully despite having a terminal illness, and a sharing of her insights on dealing with the day-to-day issues of caring for someone with progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). *Includes a resource guide. *A percentage of royalties are donated to CurePSP.