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Alzheimer's – No More!
Price: $20.95 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Andreas Moritz explains Alzheimer’s, including prevention and healing that can be achieved even after onset – with restorative therapeutic measures to detoxify a dying brain, often with remarkable results! The disease’s rising incidence makes this book more relevant than ever. At the core, the first step to being on the road to recovery is to believe in the body’s innate ability to heal itself.
dMAC Digest Volume 5 No 2 - Meningitis
Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: Australian English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Meningitis is a serious disease caused by inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known as the meninges (men-in-jeez). Children under age 5 are most at risk, plus what is the best protection. We also investigate Alzheimer's disease and Dementia, brain diseases that cause a gradual decrease the ability to think and remember. We look at how to beat Alzheimer's
Understanding Dementia - A Simple Guide for Families and Caregivers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Dementia is not a normal sign of aging, yet over 5 million Americans have already been diagnosed with this devastating disorder. By 2050 that number is expected to rise to 16 million, according to the Alzheimer's Association. This guide is written for those who are beginning to notice puzzling signs within themselves -- signals that they are not acting or thinking as before. It is also for concern
Stern Stuff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Three of these stories feature Charlie Task. What makes a psychopath? Sit down in his home. Return to his hometown to visit with a friend, at the friend's request. In the others, a bereaved mother comes to a realization, again, and Charlie's buddy and connected guy Joey Di Salvo helps a slightly twisted psychiatrist turn the tables on his socialist father and helps the downtrodden. Sort of.
Cognitive Activity Design: Designing Creative Activities and Art-Based Projects That Promote Brain Health and Flourishing
Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Learn to design and implement activities for older adults that promote cognitive wellness - the combined benefits of brain health and “flourishing. Learn how to integrate evidence-based research from neuroscience, cognitive aging and positive psychology. Make every activity an opportunity to strengthen brains and enhance the capacity to feel fulfillment and joy.
The Unfortunate Case of Agatha Bitters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Miss Agatha Demon Bitters is an octogenarian who has led a long, fruitful and active life. She isn't about to let not having a driver's license or a minor lack of funds or memory slow her down. She knows what she's about, most of the time.
Shadows of Memories (Baxter Academy)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
Jenna Ferguson knows exactly what sort of player Cole Harper is. And now he's turned his sights on her, though she has no idea why since he never seemed to even know she existed until now. * If there's one thing Cole Harper knows, it's that Jenna Ferguson needs someone to lean on, someone to love her, and that someone really should be him.
The Trinket Box
Price: Free! Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
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Milton Brooks hasn’t been the same since his wife, June, passed away five years ago. His memory has been slipping, and he worries that soon he won’t remember her at all. When he finds a vintage cigar box hidden in June’s old dresser, he begins to obsess over the odd collection of knick-knacks contained inside it — but his journey to remember the past will take a horrifying turn for the worse.
Up the Creek Without a Tadpole
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
The letters Gillian Griffith wrote to her elderly, demented mother were never intended to be read - they were simply Gillian’s way of dealing with her own anger and guilt towards her high-handed, infuriating and impossibly challenging mother. To Gillian’s own surprise, “as the words bounced back at me off the page, magic happened”. This book brings a new insight into the effects of dementia.
Brain Food
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a psychological fantasy short story. What if an elderly woman gets it in her head that fish really is brain food? And what if she decides if a little of something is good, a lot more would be better?