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- 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$ 25.30
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$ 7.07
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
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 stutterer, a law unto himself. As a member... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 18.22
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$ 11.13
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...
- Ebury Publishing 2016; US$ 19.73
It has been called ?the plague of the 21st century? for its dramatic increase in numbers and the challenge it poses to health care. There are no effective treatments, merely a few drugs that promise only short-lived results. For centuries, those afflicted by Alzheimer's disease have been robbed of their memories and ability to think clearly; while... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 16.95
Brie, Fred, Sarah, and Sam tell you what it's really like to care for a relative who has dementia. Funny, moving and honest, their illustrated diary entries will completely alter your understanding of dementia. The book also contains practical tips and activities for young people who have a relative with the illness. more...