Books tagged: hospice

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Topic: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 27. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by American Association of Suicidology. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This ebook summarizes research on the relationship between Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) and suicide risk. IBDs include Crohn’s (CD), ulcerative and indeterminate colitis (IC). The text explores the research on physical symptoms and their psychological effects and discussion of the relationships between inflammation and IBDs. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.
Lucid Dreaming - March 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The March issue includes, "The Green Room,” where a group of actors rebel during a performance and “An Octopus Swimming the Worst Ocean,” where a man remembers what it is truly important to him.
Ezra and Hadassah: A Portrait of American Royalty
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ezra and Hadassah: A Portrait of American Royalty is a memoir of a family torn apart due to mental illness and developmental delays. It chronicles the struggles of foster care, adoption and the redemption that comes from reconnecting with imperfect family.
Cancer A "Primary Caregiver" Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
What is it like to care for a loved one that is dying of cancer with no hope for recovery? This is a personal story of Cobb's personal thoughts and feelings while providing primary care for his dying wife with cancer. After experiencing his own difficult journey, Cobb shares the tremendous challenges that await each caregiver who faces a similar situation.
Hospice of Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Christian hospice Nurse, Christina LaCross, shares her very personal stories of ministering God's love with her patients and their families. Be uplifted as you follow her through many challenging ordeals and gain a better understanding of hospice. Do you have spiritual questions about losing someone? Are you dying and need guidance? Reading this book might be just what the doctor ordered.
When You Are Dying: A Personal Exploration of Life, Suffering, and Belief
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement
This moving book was written with great difficulty by an Anglican priest with motor neurone disease at the end of his life, and its ruthless honesty is challenging and compelling. It will be helpful to many who face life-shortening illnesses themselves or in those they love. This book is a thoughtful reflection on the encounter with dying and death and the issues they raise about faith in God.
Transition: A Guide Booklet for the End of Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management
This ebooklet changes a frightening event into a poignant experience. It is a simple, easy to understand explanation of the shut down process associated with death. The emotional aspects, physical considerations as well as suggestions for children are all included. Used by so many Hospice organizations for years, I promised I would keep it in circulation.
The Sudden Caregiver: Surrendering to Enlightenment
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
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This exceptional memoir portrays a riveting journey of post-traumatic stress, patient personality changes, and inverted relationship dynamics that offers readers powerful tools for clarity, choice, and renewal.
Survivor: The Phoenix Spring
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Inspirational
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These poetic cries of an agonized re-birthing are poignant poems that reveal the author’s soul as she courageously shares her highly personal account of the wounding & healing inherent in every tragedy. The devastating stroke of her bridegroom of only six weeks initiated a process of intense grief, letting go, allowing, accepting, confronting and eventual healing.
30 days to live
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Jeanette’s story, 30 days to live, is created looking through the eyes of the sister in law, Auntie, her brother Richard and two nieces Tiffany and Trinidad, who lived along side of her barricaded in their home in southern California waiting for the inevitable in the month that lied ahead. Discovering miracles along the way and learning how to say goodbye.