Books tagged: stroke

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 69 results

My Ideal Partner: How I Met, Married, And Cared For The Man I Loved Despite Debilitating Odds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In September 2005, Abbie Johnson married Bill Taylor, 19 years her senior and blind. Three months later, he suffered the first of two strokes that confined him to a wheelchair. Here, the author tells the story of how she met, married, and then cared for Bill for six years, detailing both the happy times and the hard ones. After one month in a nursing home, Bill Taylor passed away in October 2012.
What Does Super Jonny Do When Mom Gets Sick?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
How do you support a child with a sick relative? How do you empower them (and their family) to help? These questions and more are answered in this story. This is NOT just a picture book, it's a resource for teachers and families. Includes bonus material: A question page for teachers and families to facilitate discussion on this difficult topic. Also, a page for chronically ill parents.
What Does Super Jonny Do When Mum Gets Sick?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
How do you support a child with a sick relative? How do you empower them (and their family) to help? These questions and more are answered in this story. This is NOT just a picture book, it's a resource for teachers and families. Includes bonus material: A question page for teachers and families to facilitate discussion on this difficult topic. Also, a page for chronically ill parents.
The Bipolar Bear
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00)
The Bipolar Bear is a 5200-word non-fiction story about my late father, who was the strongest and most intelligent person I’ve ever known. He loved to laugh, make others laugh, and people were drawn to his charms. He was very affectionate and loving, and the scariest and most violent man you can imagine.
Transient Ischemic Attack, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes TIA, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is a medical disorder that occurs when blood flow to a part of the brain stops for a brief time. Most TIAs last less than five minutes; the average is about a minute. When a TIA is over, it usually causes no permanent injury to the brain A person will have stroke-like symptoms.
Stroke of Luck
Price: Free! Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Engaged, happily in love and soon to wed, Elle Jai Blu perfectly narrates his fiancée’s struggle to regain her quality of life after suffering a stroke just months before their big day.
Your Life For A Recipe
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General
What if you could find some delightful easy recipes that would substitute for the not so good "food" you are now eating and yet be health giving? As a doctor with access to imaging technology, that appears to help predict risks of diabetes, stroke, heart attacks and more, I have recipes that may help prevent this for you. Try these and you will realize that good food does not have to be boring!
Returning from the Blink of an Eye
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Surviving a deadly stroke came with a very high price tag. Paralysed down the left side of his body, the author, was told that he would never walk again. Destined to spend the balance of his now unnatural life in a wheelchair . With the odds stacked against him, he was determined to prove them all wrong. This is his inspirational story of how he won back his independence.
Bound to Love: A Memoir of Grit and Gratitude
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bound to Love is the true story of a single mother who encountered and navigated a complicated nightmare for any parent. My child, the only child I could ever bear, was born with a life-threatening congenital heart defect, and suffered a more brutal health diagnosis soon after. Walk with me as I birth the courage and grit to meet Thom’s compounding challenges.
Ever. After.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ever Falk’s life growing up at her families resort hotel in the Catskills, and in Westchester, New York never prepared her for the fight of her life. We follow 40-something year old Ever when she suffers a stroke and she is forced to look at her life, loves, and family through different eyes.