Books tagged: elder care and alzheimers

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Motherhood: Lost and Found
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,670. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017 by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Motherhood, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Motherhood: Lost and Found takes the reader on a journey where Alzheimer’s disease and infertility intersect. At age 33, award-winning author and poet Ann Campanella returns to her home state of North Carolina ready to build a horse farm and start a family. Ann’s foundation is shaken when she experiences multiple miscarriages at the same time her mother spirals into Alzheimer’s.
Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are so many books on Alzheimer's, but what many of those books lack is a raw look at the day-to-day concerns of being a caregiver.
The Long Goodbye: When Someone You Love Has Dementia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
As the Baby Boomer Generation continues to age, experts predict that dementia will become epidemic. Caught in the middle are their loved ones who struggle to take care of them. In The Long Goodbye, Beth Patterson brings to light some tips for caregivers in caring for their loved ones with dementia and themselves.
Swallowing Disorders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Swallowing Disorders (also known as dysphagia) is a reference guide that offers in depth information on chewing and swallowing function in both normal and impaired elders. Included in the book are signs and symptoms of dysphagia as well as what can be done to manage it. Gabrielle Garbin is a speech pathologist with a breadth of experience evaluating and treating patients with swallowing disorders.
Thank God I'm Frank
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
I always expected my ninety-two-year-old father to die alone in his apartment; I never anticipated he’d go insane first. I was hoping he could keep it together a little longer, hold out for another week until I got there (but no).There’s never a good time for a crisis, especially when it involves a crazy man.
Come Back Early Today
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.
Dealing with Dementia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
I have taken the time to document my exposure to dementia in the elderly solely in the hope that anyone who reads this might avoid the mistakes and missteps which I, and my family, might possibly have been able to be better informed about beforehand. My mother had both excellent legal advice, and she lived in a state which offered a program affording care to qualified residents.
Help! What Do I Do Now? Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer's
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
An award-winning guide for Alzheimer's caregivers with simple, efficient, practical tips to help you with everything from activities of daily living to laughter and enjoyable activities. Keep it handy to refer to specific sections as your loved one’s disease progresses and you face new situations. Learn how to care for your loved one and yourself and how to make the best of your time together
Boner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
After cutting school, two bored teenagers cook up some Spam-inspired mischief between the housekeeper and Grandpa. The result? Not what they bargained for. Adult situation.
How to Communicate with Alzheimer's - A Practical Guide and Workbook for Families
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
If you are living with someone who has Alzheimer's,other related dementias, confusion or memory loss, you know how difficult just the simple act of communication can be between you and your loved one. This book can help.
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