Books tagged: dementia experience

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Slurpee Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author, Agent 33, is out on campus, thinking that he'll never have a short story idea ever again, when lo and behold, he is accosted on the sidewalk by a young man demanding a certain icy beverage. Agent 32 calls the author later, and the recursion grows. If this little tale were a movie, it would probably be rated G. Approx. 1200 words.
Work, Love and Alzheimer's
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Working caregivers for parents with Alzheimer's are at an increased risk of tardiness at work, leaves of absence or job loss. Discover 5 steps every working caregiver should take to protect their career.
What Is Dementia? And How To Care For Someone Who Has It
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
I have done a lot of research about dementia and have found some great help in caring for him. When we found out about my dad it was a bit of a shock, but realizing that by the symptoms he was showing, it helped us to understand him and what he was going through better. I have decided that I wanted to share this with other caregivers and those that are living with this disease.
After-the-Rehearsal-Living-with-Dementia
You set the price! Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
At the heart of this book is a carer's story. However, it is much, much more than that. It is a book about being human, about the ups and downs of life, about loving, about trying to make sense and work out, and around the things that life throws at you.
Посетительница
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: Russian. Published: November 15, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Короткий рассказ о женщине, пытающейся справиться с ситуацией погружения своей матери в старческое слабоумие. В 2014 году этот рассказ стал победителем ежегодного конкурса короткого рассказа Talus, проводящегося в Университете Эдит Кован в городе Перт (Австралия). Перевел с английского языка и опубликовал Boris Seaweed.
The Visitor
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
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.
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.
Meals for Alzheimer's Patients: A Caregiver's Guide
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This caregiver’s guide will help boost your ability to prepare meals and snacks for a patient, family member or friend with Alzheimer’s; one who may often leave meals untouched, or barely eaten. Try the examples shown in the guide. It’s not difficult to prepare nutritious food items that promote an irresistible urge to eat.
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(5.00)
An easy-to-read and sensitive portrayal of the changing world of people with dementia due to Alzheimer's disease or other diseases, and those who care for them. Offers insights into emotional reactions and practical suggestions based on deep understanding of the way people with dementia view many situations.