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Alzheimer Disease

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  • Slow Dancing with a Strangerby Meryl Comer

    HarperCollins 2014; Not Available

    A New York Times Bestseller Emmy-award winning broadcast journalist and leading Alzheimer?s advocate Meryl Comer?s Slow Dancing With a Stranger is a profoundly personal, unflinching account of her husband?s battle with Alzheimer?s disease that serves as a much-needed wake-up call to better understand and address a progressive and deadly affliction.... more...

  • After Auschwitz: A Love Storyby Brenda Webster

    Wings Press 2014; US$ 9.99

    Two emotionally fraught and complex themes collide in this powerful, moving novel: Alzheimer?s disease and the psychological aftermath for survivors of the Auschwitz concentration camp. The story chronicles the intellectual decline of Renzo, a once-brilliant Roman writer and filmmaker. Aware that he is slipping ever deeper into the haze of Alzheimer?s,... more...

  • What If It's Not Alzheimer's?by Gary Radin; Lisa Radin; Murray Md Edd Grossman

    Prometheus Books 2014; US$ 11.99

    Although the public most often associates dementia with Alzheimer?s disease, the medical profession now distinguishes various types of ?other? dementias. This book is the first and only comprehensive guide dealing with frontotemporal degeneration (FTD), one of the largest groups of non-Alzheimer?s dementias. The contributors are either specialists... more...

  • Verwehte Erinnerungby Hemma Unterluggauer; Gabriele Vasak

    Molden Verlag 2013; US$ 8.83

    Weltweit leiden etwa 36 Millionen Menschen an Demenz ? Tendenz steigend! Die Diagnose verändert auch das Leben aller Bezugspersonen des Kranken radikal. Wie leben Menschen, die unter Demenz leiden, was denken und was fühlen sie? Die Autorin zeichnen die ?kleine Welt? der Patienten nach ? aus ärztlich-medizinischer und aus emotio­nal-literarischer... more...

  • Aus dem Schatten tretenby Helga Rohra; Elisabeth Stechl; Hans Förstl

    Mabuse-Verlag 2013; US$ 11.57

    Mit 54 Jahren wurde Helga Rohra die Diagnose Lewy-Body-Demenz gestellt. Sie stürzte in eine Depression. Als sie Anfang 2010 erstmals öffentlich über ihre Demenz sprach, tat sie das noch unter dem Pseudonym "Helen Merlin". Seitdem ist viel passiert: Helga Rohra wurde zu einer Aktivistin, die sich einmischt, um die Sache der Menschen mit Demenz... more...

  • The 10 Best Questions for Living with Alzheimer'sby Dede Bonner; Roger A. Brumback

    Touchstone 2008; US$ 20.99

    A good mind knows the right answers...but a great mind knows the right questions. And never are the 10 Best Questions? more important than after the life-altering diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Drawing on cutting-edge research and advice given by experts from the Alzheimer's Association, Mayo Clinic, and UCLA's Memory Clinic and Center for Aging... more...

  • The Forgettingby David Shenk

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2003; US$ 15.95

    1. What is the difference between a healthy brain and a sick one? 2. What comparisons might be made between early childhood development and Alzheimer?s? 3. By what processes?historic, scientific, semantic, cultural?have certain forms of dementia come to be known as Alzheimer?s? 4. By holding the story of Ralph Waldo Emerson?s mental decline in... more...

  • Alzheimer's Activities That Stimulate the Mindby Emilia Bazan-Salazar

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 18.95

    Emilia C. Bazan-Salazar, R.N., B.S.N. , is founder and director of Garden Manor Alzheimer's and Dementia, a facility that provides quality care in a home environment in Las Vegas. more...

  • The Wisdom Paradoxby Elkhonon Goldberg

    Penguin Publishing Group 2006; US$ 15.00

    The Wisdom Paradox explores the aging of the mind from a unique, positive perspective. In an era of increasing fears about mental deterioration, world-renowned neuropsychologist Elkhonon Goldberg provides startling new evidence that though the brain diminishes in some tasks as it ages, it gains in many ways. Most notably, it increases in what he... more...

  • Nurse to Nurse Dementia Careby Cynthia D. Steele

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 23.00

    Nursing Care for Clients with Dementia 1. Key features of dementia 2. Definition of other complicating psychiatric and medical conditions 3. Recognition and management of delirium in the person with dementia. 4. Daily care 5. The 5 D approach to behavior problems. 6. Common behavior problems, risk factors and response. 7 Creating activities... more...