Books tagged: hospice

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Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Renal Disease
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A review of suicide risks associated with renal diseases as supported by research literature. Authored by Reba F. Kin, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and J. Michael Bostwick, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.
My Journey with Carli
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this story, the author shares his personal experiences during his many visits with Carli Ward, a 25-year-old woman with Asperger’s Syndrome, who had been diagnosed with terminal cancer. The author covers his emotional first meeting with Carli through to her eventual death eight months later, adding details of her background and life story.
Medical Industry's Death Panels: Greek Tragedy of a Lady Named Glenda
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
The book, Medical Industry’s Death Panels: Greek Tragedy of a Lady Named Glenda, is a must-read for every adult, especially seniors, to understand the life-affecting pitfalls that are faced by anyone suddenly needing medical treatment.
Mondays with Mary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book outlines the process of entering into a relationship with those who are dying. Although the focus of attention is on Hospice Volunteering, it can be read and used by anyone caring for someone involved in the care of a dying loved one. As you read these pages, you will find yourself connecting with Mary and Jim in places deep within your heart known as the place your soul calls home.
Joe Detective: Oddball (Book Seven)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Heroin on the streets is illegal, worth a lot of money, and deadly. Heroin in a hospice allows people to die with dignity. When 31 Kilos of the stuff disappear from the evidence room, the police commissioner becomes a wanted man. But he only took 1 Kilo. What about the other 30 Kilos? No one wants it to hit the streets
Last Wish: Stories to Inspire a Peaceful Passing (Updated Edition with New Hospice Story)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Transmedia Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Last Wish portrays unvarnished, real-life stories of people reaching the end of life and struggling with approaching mortality. They will inspire you through their courage, conviction and spirit, and shine a light on the world of the intensive care unit. Last Wish also contains a decision-making "Compass" to guide you through the choices in life, death and what happens in-between.
The Rainbow Won't Wait
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A dying mother's advice for the obstinate daughter she is leaving behind. A story of hope, inspiration and how a briar of a child became the flower that her mother always dreamed of...but died before she got a chance to see her bloom.
When Real Life Begins
Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A vibrant woman tells how, as her actor husband fights for his life, the closer he gets to death, the more powerful his acting grows...while in this turmoil, she discovers her passion to produce theatre. True play of Claire Higgins and Kricker James. “Tour de force. Thrilling.” PLAYS INTERNATNL “Unforgettable. You wish it would stop, but know you’d feel robbed if it did.” NEW YORK TIMES
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.
Don't Die without Me!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Transformation Media Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
"Don't Die Without Me!" provides the pertinent questions to ask medical specialists written in a way the reader and provider understand. It empowers patients and their families to seek the appropriate level of care during the diagnosis phase of a serious or terminal illness and remain sane, rational and in control.