Books tagged: eldercare

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Dementia Diary, A Caregiver's Journal
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
For 15 years, Robert Tell was his widowed Mom's caregiver as her mind and personality disappeared into the fog of dementia. He tells the tale with compassion and humor in this full length, fast moving memoir. His lesson: Caregiver burnout can be helped. If you are watching your loved one vanish into the sinkhole of Alzheimer's Disease (or another dementia), "Dementia Diary" will lift your spirit
Senior Days: Insightful Tales and No-Nonsense Help from the Frontlines of Eldercare
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 37,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Colleen Nicol's experiences as an in-home caregiver are often humorous, always poignant and sometimes sad. In the flick of a sentence, these tales jump from moments of high drama to sparks of laugh-out-loud hilarity. You'll meet the 94-year-old gigolo, the blind lady who could suddenly see, and the woman who couldn't stop shopping.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Home Hospice Care: How to Help Someone You Love #3
Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Are you a caregiver for someone who needs home hospice, unsure of what your job is for your loved one at the end of life? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Home Hospice Care will help you understand not only how to take care of your loved one, but also yourself. Make the care you provide fit the real needs of the person needing help.
An Old Chick Named Hazel
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
"An Old Chick Named Hazel" is a compilation of practical tips for helping seniors to live independently. It includes tips on getting around in the kitchen to storage ideas and tips for keeping in touch when the children don’t live nearby. It is an especially good read for caregivers and people who worry about an older parent that lives alone at home.
Making Your Difficult Move Exceptional!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
This book provides help for individuals and families in transition because of age related factors. Some people work with relocation specialists or geriatric care managers. This book helps you to think of the kinds of things these professionals typically help with. Use to prepare yourself to guide the process or to DIY.
Make Life Better for Seniors: More Than 1,200 Tips for Families and Caregivers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
For the 54 million Americans who currently care for aging parents and loved ones, this important resource provides essential information for solving day-to-day problems in the real world.
The Color of Destiny
Series: The Color of Heaven, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Eighteen years ago a teenage pregnancy changed Kate Worthington’s life forever. At the same time, in another part of the world, sixteen-year-old Ryan Hamilton makes his own share of mistakes, but learns important lessons along the way. Soon Kate’s and Ryan’s paths cross in a way they never expected, which makes them question the possibility of destiny.
5 Reminders for Money Smart Living
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Isn’t it time to make your dream of financial success happen? 5 Reminders for Money Smart Living reviews the top five money issues and action steps to jump start your new money lifestyle. Included is a bonus chapter, Advice from the Money Makers, with quotes from Warren Buffett. Start enjoying the benefits of money smart living – peace of mind, choices, and a secure financial future.
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.
Life: The Next Phase
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,300. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Do you have a parent or loved one who is one the over 40 million seniors in the U.S.? If so, this book is for you. It is designed to help you navigate the most common issues of your aging parents or loved ones. It provides you with practical roadmaps that guide you through four of the situations they are likely to face.