Books tagged: dementia disorders

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The Visitor
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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A short story about a woman coping with her mother's downward spiral into dementia. Winner of the 2014 Talus Prize for short literary story.
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
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.
The Best Senior Care Guide: Options for Your Loved Ones
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, 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.
When Goodbye Begins: Sharing Life With Dementia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
John and I had been married a little over ten years when he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. To the observer, life is unchanged, but not so for the carer. Having come through this period, observed others, and talked to many, I believe there is a vital need to acknowledge the mental and emotional trauma that is experienced by the carer during those early days.