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Sisterly Shove

A Fight to the Death Against Pancreatic Cancer and Dementia

by Malia Kline & Dr. Diane Stinson

<p><em><strong>A story of love outlasting memory.</strong></em></p> <p><strong>When Mama is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and Papa has dementia, a humor writer and her serious-as-a-heart-attack physician sister engage in hand-to-heart combat

ISBN: 1230002314617

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Slips, Trips and Fractured Hips

The ultimate guide to accident prevention and first aid; helping us stay safe, healthy and active as we get older.

by Hammett Emma

<p><em>Slips, Trips and Fractured Hips</em> has been written for people caring for older friends and relatives; children caring for elderly parents, for spouses, for older people wanting to keep themselves that bit safer and for anyone working ...

ISBN: 9780995490062

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Social Work with the Aged and Their Families

by Roberta R. Greene

<p>Social Work with the Aged and Their Families presents the functional-age model (FAM) of intergenerational treatment, an integrative theoretical framework for social workers practicing with older adults and their families. In keeping with the ...

ISBN: 9781351489300

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Strength for the Moment

Inspiration for Caregivers

by Lori Hogan

<p>The role of the family caregiver is very rewarding, but being a caregiver can also be physically and emotionally exhausting. Caregivers often feel overwhelmed by their work and the demands of those receiving their care, and these demands ...

ISBN: 9780307887023

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Surviving Mother

by Gwen Head

<p><em>Just as Deb and her mother Estelle are learning how to mesh their individual lives together, nature’s destructive hand comes down, leaving them to wait for a new hope, and help from unexpected others.  </em></p> <p>In SURVIVING MOTHER ...

ISBN: 9781944244668

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Take Back Your Life: A Caregiver's Guide to Finding Freedom in the Midst of Overwhelm

by Loren Gelberg-Goff

<p>What starts out as loving, compassionate care becomes an isolating, stressful, never-ending race to get everything done. Inevitably, anger and resentment creep in – toward the person being cared for, and/or other family members who don’t ...

ISBN: 9780999401101

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Take My Hand

The Caregiver’s Journey

by Tia Amdurer & Chris Renaud-Cogswell

<p><strong><em>Take My Hand</em> is a welcome, practical guide for the emotional journey of caregiving.</strong></p> <p>The caregiver’s twisting and emotional journey is often bittersweet, combining feelings of exhaustion, reflection, love, ...

ISBN: 9781611532715

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Taking Care Of Parents At Home

by Dr. Brenda Winters

<p>This book will teach you and help you with care for an elderly relative in the home. After working manyyears as a Home Health Nurse, I will give you some help and usful information to make this job easier.</p> ...

ISBN: 1230000966757

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Tech Connect

Staying Meaningfully Connected in Aged Care. A Leader's Guide

by Beate Steller

<p>Pat was devastated. The 87-year-old, who had been living in aged care for the past seven years, had experienced a recent change in health and was now receiving palliative care. She realised that she was too frail to travel to Melbourne for ...

ISBN: 9781925635621

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The 2030 Caregiving Crisis

A Heavy Burden for Boomer Children

by Henry Moss

The U.S. lacks a long-term care system. The closest it has is Medicaid, a safety net program for the very poor. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, 90% of older persons receiving help with activities of daily living (ADLs) ...

ISBN: 9781682223598

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The Australian Ageing Generation Handbook

by Josie Gagliano

ISBN: 9781925183054

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The Caregiving Season

Finding Grace to Honor Your Aging Parents

by Jane Daly

<p>Caring for elderly parents is challenging. It’s a season of life that requires grace and strength that can only come from God. In <em>The Caregiving Season</em>, Jane Daly shares personal caregiving stories, offering practical advice to help ...

ISBN: 9781624057670

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The Complete Caregiver's Organizer

Your Guide to Caring for Yourself While Caring for Others

by Robin Porter

<div>Becoming the primary caregiver for a spouse, family member, friend, or loved one can be a tremendously rewarding and equally challenging experience.<BR><br>How do you know if you’re the right person to be a caregiver? What important ...

ISBN: 9781938170713

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The Expressive Lives of Elders

Folklore, Art, and Aging

by Jon Kay

<p>Can traditional arts improve an older adult’s quality of life? Are arts interventions more effective when they align with an elder’s cultural identity? In <em>The Expressive Lives of Elders</em>, Jon Kay and contributors from a diverse range ...

ISBN: 9780253037114

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The Gift of Caring

Saving Our Parents—and Ourselves—from the Perils of Modern Healthcare

by Marcy Cottrell Houle M.S., Elizabeth Eckstrom M.D. M.P.H. & Jennie Chin Hansen

<p>In a powerful blending of memoir and practical strategies from a medical doctor’s perspective, <em>The Gift of Caring: Saving Our Parents – and ourselves - from the Perils of Modern Healthcare</em> reveals the hidden side of modern healthcare

ISBN: 9781493039609

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The Gift of Caring

Saving Our Parents from the Perils of Modern Healthcare

by Marcy Cottrell Houle M.S. & Elizabeth Eckstrom M.D. M.P.H.

<p>The desire to help our elders navigate health issues is clear and universal—how to assure proper care and a good ending is not. Combining adroit storytelling skills with expert advice, <em>The Gift of Caring: Saving Our Parents from the ...

ISBN: 9781630760984

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The Little Book of Restorative Justice for Older Adults

Finding Solutions to the Challenges of an Aging Population

by Julie Friesen & Wendy Meek

<p><strong>Exploring Restorative Justice Practices as a Compelling Response to the Challenges of an Aging Population</strong><br /> As our global population ages, conflicts and difficult conversations emerge. How will older adults decide who ...

ISBN: 9781680992090

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The Little Girl In The Radiator

Mum, Alzheimer's And Me

by Martin Slevin

<p>A TOUCHING TALE of love, loss and family,&nbsp;<em>The Little Girl in the Radiator&nbsp;</em>is the moving, amusing and uplifting story of one ordinary man's struggle to care for his mother after she develops Alzheimer's Disease.</p> ...

ISBN: 1230001032512

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The Lost Kitchen

Reflections and Recipes from an Alzheimer’s Caregiver

by Miriam Green

<p>The Lost Kitchen: Reflections and Recipes from an Alzheimer’s Caregiver is an honest and heartfelt look at the hidden gifts of living with a parent with Alzheimer’s. Miriam Green weaves poetry, recipes and anecdotes into a nourishing whole as

ISBN: 9781644370803

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The Montessori Alzheimer's Project

by Lyle Weinstein & Greg MacDonald

<p>The Montessori Alzheimer's Project is dedicated to introducing the theory and practice of Montessori where it is increasingly needed – caring for those with dementia. When caring for someone at home or in a group setting, the guidance ...

ISBN: 9781999519414

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