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The Caretaker
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Travel with Melissa as she takes an unexpected journey through, the cultures, people and life of earth, Not all pleasant but some happy smiles along the way. A message she is taught and wishes to convey to all.
Care for the Caretaker, How Jim Backus' Wife Did It, an Upbeat Guide for Those Who Care for Others
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Best-selling author Henny Backus cared for her husband, actor Jim Backus ("Mr. Magoo," "Gilligan's Island," and "Rebel Without a Cause"), through his 10-year bout with Parkinson's Disease. In "Care for the Caretaker," Henny shares her experience and guidance with compassion and wit.
Confessions of an Imperfect Caregiver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Bobbi Carducci’s life was about to change. Her ill father-in-law 's odd behavior was a mystery when he came to live with her and Mike. For the next seven years Bobbi did everything she could to save him from himself—while he tried to convince everyone that he didn’t need her and that she was crazy. Caregiver Bobbi took on “the system” and Rodger’s Schizophrenia, Parkinson’s disease, dementia...
Christ, Crisis, and Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: Australian English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Each of us must face a crisis of some kind in our life. How do we get through them? This book was written to help others as they face their crisis.
Remember This
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
One in ten adults in the United States suffer from depression. But no one ever focuses on those who watch their loved ones battle the illness: those who struggle with watching those who matter most to them battle their inner demons. Bestselling author Amber Jerome~Norrgard touches on the effect of mental illness on those who are rarely remembered in her short story Remember This.
The Long Goodbye: When Someone You Love Has Dementia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
As the Baby Boomer Generation continues to age, experts predict that dementia will become epidemic. Caught in the middle are their loved ones who struggle to take care of them. In The Long Goodbye, Beth Patterson brings to light some tips for caregivers in caring for their loved ones with dementia and themselves.
Multiple Sclerosis, Melanoma and More
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Multiple Sclerosis, an Enigma was the first volume of the story of my unexpected diagnosis of RRMS (relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis) and the nightly injections that contributed to the end of my career. Told in first person point of view, the stories quickly engaged readers who had experienced their own unexpected disappointments in life. Multiple Sclerosis, Melanoma and More is part 2.
Living Rent-Free Anywhere
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,670. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Discover the steps you can take to become a successful house sitter or property caretaker for as long as you desire. If your passion is to pursue the house sitting or property caretaker lifestyle, Living Rent-Free Anywhere teaches you how to quickly and successfully find and deal with property owners, and negotiate for opportunities.
My Wife Has Alzheimer's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Mary E. Lowd. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The personal journey of J. Wesley Sullivan as he became the caretaker for his wife, Elsie. After fifty years of marriage, Elsie slowly succumbed to Alzheimer's, and Wes -- a newspaperman -- wrote journals to help himself deal with the growing pressures of her condition. He combined those journals into this book, hoping it could help others facing a similarly devastating situation.
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.