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Further
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50)
Isobel Richardson is torn. With an elderly dependent mother on one side of the world and her husband and children in Australia, her priorities are drifting further and further away from one another. She tries to stretch around the globe with a hand on each household. If only she could be in two places at once; be everything to everyone. Perhaps then her family wouldn't be falling apart.
First Aid Tips for Memory Loss: How to keep a healthy brain and slow down forgetfulness in 4 practical steps
Series: Shrink's First Aid Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Based on US statistics, more than 5 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s dementia in 2014. And one American every 67 seconds develops this illness. In 2011, about 800, 000 Canadians have memory impairment, including dementia. In First Aid Tips for Memory Loss, Dr. Rayel has introduced the CARE approach as first aid for me
A Long and Winding Road: A Caregiver's Tale of Life, Love, and Chaos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Linda Brendle takes you on a roller-coaster ride of emotional and spiritual challenges that many families are facing right now. Co-dependency, mental breakdowns, and finding love after divorce are just a few of the issues weaved into this journey of caregiving.
A Lion's Despair Alex Karras And NFL Gambling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Not since the 1946 NFL Championship game had two NFL players been caught up in betting on professional football games. Two New York Giants' players had been banished for their failure to report being approached by gamblers prior to the '46 title game. In 1963 an NFL gambling scandal emerged that was more widespread. It also involved two of the league's elite players, Alex Karras and Paul Hornung.
The Carer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00)
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.
Black Denim Lit #4
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The May, 2014 issue edited by Christopher T Garry features seven new authors and their short stories. All the authors expand significantly on their print work, creating narratives that are variously dark, cynical, inspiring, disturbing, longing and irreverent. Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders.
How to Live With Dementia - A Practical Guide from a Caregive and Daughter
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
From my own experiences of looking after my dear Mum 'Andy' who had Parkinsons and Lewy Body disease, including Alzheimers as her condition deteriorated, this ebook is written to help others who are looking after a loved one with dementia caused by any of these diseases. This book is full of practical tips and strategies I used to keep mum comfortable and content.
Natural Support For Alzheimers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
This book guides you through basic understanding of Alzheimers. You will learn how the whole body is affected, so you can offer the best support for your loved one. It teaches you the importance of " whole-health" appraoches to a healthier brain. You will be able to make diet, lifestyle and nutritional changes to improve mood, clarity, and health. Guided information and worksheets included
Window Of Opportunity: Living with the reality of Parkinson's and the threat of dementia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
"Window of Opportunity" is the story of one person’s journey through the initial signs of cognitive impairment associated with Parkinson’s disease and the uncertainty of a future that includes a significant probability of dementia. The book is a tribute to someone who is able to maintain a positive orientation despite the threat of something as devastatingly frightening as dementia.
The Best Senior Care Guide: Options for Your Loved Ones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, 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.