Books tagged: hospice

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Medals & Memoirs: Please Rise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Based on the conversations between a hospice nurse and a survivor of the USS Arizona at Pearl Harbor, the story of life and love can endure the greatest hardships. Suffering catastrophic injuries and the loss of everyone and everything he knew, follow the life of Robert McMullen as he resurrects his life while fate and blessings provide the ultimate tribute to love.
Alzheimer's Transformed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
No one can dismiss the devastating effects of Alzheimer's--yet Barbara Erakko finds herself inexplicably surprised by beauty and hope. Her mother leaves tantalizing clues that, while her mind is deteriorating, her spirit remains strong, healthy, and resilient. Indeed, it seems her mother is slowly being transformed from body to spirit as Barbara watches, awestruck.
My Parent Had Dementia: Our Family’s Story from Pre-Illness to Heaven
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is about my mother’s journey with dementia and ours with being her caregivers. It is my hope that by telling my story, others who are struggling with these issues may find some valuable tips, resources, and hope in knowing they are not alone.
The Inheritance: Rooming with the Enemy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Melody's Inheritance comes with a bitter soldier as a roommate. If she survives the year, the home is hers. Talk about mixed blessings.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
Old Is Not A Four-Letter Word: A Guidebook for the Journey through Old
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Never has a generation seemed so unprepared to face the inevitable changes that happen to us as we become old. Old Is Not A Four-Letter Word is a clarion call to change our paradigm from dread and denial of aging to an enthusiastic anticipation, planning, and preparation for our elder years. This guidebook outlines in simple terms the plans and tasks this journey requires.
Joe's Homecoming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is a story about the bondage of addiction and the powerful impact of fervent prayers. It is about hope, deliverance, and salvation through Jesus Christ. Addiction is an all-consuming, possessive, jealous spouse and it does not leave room for anything else, but we serve a God who is greater, who will do "whatever it takes" for us to be saved.
A Walk In the Valley: Stories of Love, Loss, Life and Hospice
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Fifteen years of hospice experience creates a wealth of material to share about death, dying and some unique experiences this nurse encountered along the way. You may laugh and cry, and you will certainly learn many things about something we must all deal with one day. What can you do to be prepared? Read this book!
The Ripple Effect: Stories from the Heart
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Throughout The Ripple Effect: Stories from the Heart, are twenty-seven, life changing and inspirational stories. We have seen how what appears at first to be a tragedy can turn into a positive life lesson. There are heartfelt stories of love, forgiveness, healing, dying, life-challeneges, pets, being of service, and more.
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.