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Aging in America Navigating our Healthcare System Expanded Edition
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gay and Lesbian studies
This helpful Resource Guide is helping Seniors & Caregivers Navigate around the "Business" of Aging in America. Helpful information to access benefits, resources, with the questions you don't realize that need to be asked. It helps people choose quality health providers, and understand programs that can help a loved one when care is needed. For everyone who is over 65 years old or disabled.
Dead Dog in the Still of the Night
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Ford Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
In the garage at the back of the family home sits Primo’s father’s pride and joy; a red Fiat 500 Classic. Bambino. It waits amongst the dust motes for Primo’s father to recover, to come out of his paranoia and delusions. It waits and teases, like nothing else can – least of all the demands of everyday life, for things to return to normal. And that isn’t going to happen any time soon . . .
The Stapler
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Choosing a nursing home is difficult enough. Add in a pushy coordinator and a confused resident, and it becomes down right impossible.
Statler pulchrifex
Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two retired spooks, code-named Statler and Waldorf, reminisce about the good old days when Statler created the most beautiful woman in the world.
Cards in the Cloak
Price: Free! Words: 45,830. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What’s more important? Achieving personal goals within our own tiny worldview to keep work and family moving forward? Or forsaking those things to achieve a higher calling that might benefit a globe full of complete strangers? Norman Jensen embarks on a tumultuous journey that attempts to juggle both of these conflicting odds, facing adventure, regret, and death along the way.
A Silent Bugle, Journals of an Alzheimer's daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
During my father’s illness, my focus was on his needs alone. I didn’t have time to consider that I was suffering too. It wasn’t until my father had passed away that I realized the act of journaling had played a powerful role in my coping. It helped me to process my emotions, relieve guilt, weather role reversal, find humour, make decisions . . . and continue to love my ever-changing father.
Seniors Sleuth
Series: Winston Wong Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Winston Wong, an ex-video-game-tester, tries his hand at solving a crime in the local senior home.
Detailing, An Alzheimer's Tale
Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Detailing" concerns a man going to visit his mother in a nursing home for the first time. He uses many measures to divert his mind from the situation and the guilt that hounds him. He revisits the past throughout his time with his uncommunicative mother.
Facing the Reality of Long-Term Care
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Elder Law, Nonfiction » Law » Estates & Trusts
Based on over 40 years’ experience, the authors answer your questions and give you the information you need to develop a long-term care plan that works for you. The authors appreciate that these challenges are difficult and emotional. Their goal is to make this complicated world of long-term care – and long-term care financing – manageable for you and your family.
Nursing Home Life - Life In Stonegate Villa Nursing Home And Rehabilitation Center From The Patients Point Of View
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,280. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Guy Humphries. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
How will YOU react to being ordered into a nursing home occupied by disabled Come walk through her experience as you are blessed by his compelling journal penned by Frances Kilcrease, a lifelong resident of Ashley County, AR who was forced into a nursing home for rehabilitation after surgery for a cracked vertebrea. This fascinating journal relates her affirmitive depiction of her experience.