Books tagged: dementia in the elderly

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Memories Of Mamaw; Losing A Loved One To Dementia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Deadly Claws of Dementia Strike Every Family! Everybody Knows Someone Who Has Lost a Loved One to this Unforgiving Disease. This is the first hand experiences of the author as he recalls the effects of this deadly disease after spending every day for nearly three years visiting his beloved grandmother as she was overtaken by the demon known as dementia.
Vascular Dementia: The Complete Dementia Caregivers Guide With Tips On Dementia and What You Need to Know to Manage the Condition From the Onset of Dementia Symptoms Today!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016 by Eljays Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Well, in this book... and you need to get your copy today, you will get all the information that matters in the management of the condition of dementia and you will have the knowledge of what to do next without stress! Yes, without doubt the name Dementia represent a medical term used to refer to a number of symptoms of cognitive degeneration such as forgetfulness which moderates a person’s...
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.
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 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.
Celestrina and the Wee Door to Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
A little blue butterfly, Celestrina, leads two sensitive, young sisters to an old hemlock tree with a thick root that grew up, over and back down to form a tiny door on a path that meanders up the side of a mountain. Once on the other side of the "wee door to life," the girls hear and see aspects of life as shared by others hiking up and down the path to the home of a famous writer and poet.
Alzheimer's Disease Primer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Left unchecked, sufferers of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias are expected to increase are expected to increase in epidemic proportions. There is no known cure, and little is understood definitively about the cause of Alzheimer's disease, which afflicts about 4 million Americans. This number is expected to increase to a staggering 14 million people in the next 50 years.
In Plain Sight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Elmer is a nursing home resident who has dementia and terrorizes the other patients on the floor. Elmer is reliving his younger days in his mind and goes hunting, in reality he is hunting on the nursing home floor.
When Your Mama Calls You Mama
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The story of my mama with dementia who lived with me for the last six years of her life. Parenting your parent is difficult. Here are some helpful tips and statistics.
Air People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Essay » Literature
Recorded for NPR by Janice Daugharty I was at first shocked by the sheer mass of scurrying humanity at Hartsfield International Airport, in Atlanta, Georgia. All alone under one roof, yet not a foot apart from each other. Nobody spoke to me. Then I wondered what would happen if I actually tried to strike up a conversation with somebody...