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- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 29.95
People with dementia need increasingly specialised support as they approach the end of life, and so too do their families and the professionals who work with them. This book describes not only what can be done to ensure quality of life for those with the illness, but also how best to support those who care for them throughout this difficult period. more...
- Hammersmith Books Limited 2016; US$ 7.99
Agnes Juhasz, writing with great humanity and understanding, draws on many years of working with people with dementia to show how she has learned to communicate and work collaboratively with sufferers and find the essence of the person hiding behind the symptoms of the disease. Based around real-life stories she shows what she has found works and does... more...
- Andrews UK 2016; US$ 6.49
Iris Therese Smith Reid wrote these poems along the way while looking after a husband who suffers from dementia and sickness. They were inspired by some of the things he has done and said while Iris has been his carer (for the last seven years now), his wife and his lifeline. Since her husband was diagnosed with dementia Iris has kept a journal recording... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 26.41
Extending the field of positive psychology, this book explores how positive psychological constructs relate to living well with dementia. Looking at current evidence, and with case studies from people living with dementia, this book shows how positive psychological concepts can be applied to practice to achieve good dementia care. more...
- Arcturus Digital Limited 2016; US$ 7.38
Good Sugar Bad Sugar tackles the biggest dietary threat to the modern world: the addiction to refined sugar and processed carbohydrates, which is causing epidemics in obesity and Type 2 diabetes all around the world. Sugar and carb consumption is an addiction that begins at birth, but once you free yourself with Easyway, you'll enjoy better health,... more...
- Random House 2016; US$ 23.96
***Shortlisted for the Costa Book Award*** Keggie Carew grew up in the gravitational field of an unorthodox father who lived on his wits and dazzling charm. As his memory begins to fail, she embarks on a quest to unravel his story, and soon finds herself in a far more consuming place than she had bargained for. Tom Carew was a maverick, a left-handed... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 19.02
Doll therapy can be a comforting intervention for people with dementia, but ethical issues make it a hotly debated topic. This is the first book to look closely at the issues, using theory and current research to advocate the use of dolls in therapeutic practice. With guidelines for practice, this is a must read for all dementia care professionals. more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 11.62
Helga Rohra turns dementia stereotypes on their heads with this candid memoir. Speaking about her diagnosis, day-to-day life and experience of advocacy, she proves that a dementia diagnosis doesn't mean you have to give up on life. With helpful advice and practical tips, this book is a testament to living well with dementia. more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 5.99
Francis Eustache aborde avec justesse et concision la maladie d?Alzheimer, depuis la découverte de son existence jusqu?aux méthodes employées pour la traiter Nous connaissons presque tous une personne touchée par la maladie d?Alzheimer. Pourtant, cette pathologie ? dont les conséquences sont souvent dramatiques, tant pour le malade que pour son... more...