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  • Sexuality and Dementiaby MD Douglas Wornell

    Springer Publishing Company 2013; US$ 16.99

    The First Comprehensive Guide for Dealing with Dementia's Effect on Sex, Intimacy, and Relationships It is common for a person with dementia to exhibit inappropriate and uncharacteristic sexual behavior, including promiscuity, verbal abuse, aggression, grabbing, exhibitionism, and jealous paranoia. This behavior puts a strain on spouses and partners,... more...

  • Slow Dancing with a Strangerby Meryl Comer

    HarperCollins 2014; US$ 12.99

    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...

  • Thinking Through Dementiaby Julian C. Hughes

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 69.99

    With a rapidly expanding elderly population, there has been a marked increase in the incidence of dementia, and this dreadful, debilitating illness now affects - directly or indirectly - millions of people across the world. Dementia throws up a number of particular clinical, ethical, and conceptual problems, which mostly reflect complicated evaluative... more...

  • An Unintended Journeyby Janet Yagoda Shagam

    Prometheus Books 2013; US$ 11.99

    According to the 2009 census, more than five million people living in the United States have Alzheimer's disease or some other form of dementia. Not reported in these statistics are the fifteen million family caregivers who, in total, contribute seventeen billion hours of unpaid care each year. This book addresses the needs and challenges faced by... more...

  • When Someone You Love Has Alzheimer'sby Marilyn Larkin; Lynn Sonberg

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 7.99

    Provides caregivers with compassionate strategies for dealing with the challenges related to Alzheimer's, from memory loss and behavior problems to maintaining quality of life and taking important legal steps. more...

  • The Activity Year Bookby Anni Bowden; Nancy Lewthwaite

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2009; US$ 49.95

    For care staff looking after older people, coming up with ideas for activities to keep their residents engaged and stimulated can be challenging. The Activity Year Book solves this problem, offering week by week themed activities. It has activities relating to every important date in the calendar, encouraging discussion around these events. more...

  • Alzheimer, ma mère et moiby Chantal Bauwens; La Boîte à Pandore

    Primento Digital Publishing 2014; US$ 5.99

    Déculpabilisant, fort et vrai, " Alzheimer, ma mère et moi " parle de cet étrange ménage à trois avec la maladie Beaucoup d'ouvrages parlent d'Alzheimer en abordant le point de vue clinique du malade. Chantal Bauwens, elle parle de la maladie vue du côté du valide. De celui qui "débarque" sur ce continent inconnu dont les habitants ont des comportements... more...

  • Alzheimer's For Dummiesby Patricia B. Smith; Mary M. Kenan; Mark Edwin Kunik; Leeza Gibbons

    Wiley 2011; US$ 22.99 US$ 18.39

    An estimated 4 million people are living with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) in America today, with approximately 370,000 new cases diagnosed every year. AD patients live anywhere from 5 to 20 years after their diagnosis; and their inability to care for themselves grows more dramatic as the disease progresses, creating profound implications for their... more...

  • Alzheimer's and other Dementiasby Julian C. Hughes

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 22.99

    With more people in the world living into older age, Alzheimer's and other Dementias: The Facts takes a comprehensive look at the spread of dementia, and provides authoritative information and practical advice for sufferers, their families, and the medical professionals who care for them.Written by a consultant in old age psychiatry, the book provides... more...

  • The Alzheimer's Caregiving Puzzleby Patricia Callone; Connie Kudlacek

    Demos Medical Publishing 2010; US$ 16.95

    In the US 5.2 million people live with Alzheimer's disease, it is the sixth-leading cause of death and ten million baby boomers will develop Alzheimer's in their lifetime. Alzheimer's often takes a bigger toll on the caregivers of persons living with Alzheimer's; generally family members, loved-ones and friends. Written by two caregivers... more...