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- 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...
- Humanix Books 2016; US$ 19.99
Misplacing your keys, forgetting someone?s name at a party, or coming home from the market without the most important item these are just some of the many common memory slips we all experience from time to time. But such cognitive lapses don?t just plague middle-agers and seniors; UCLA studies indicate that forgetfulness begins much earlier in life.... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2016; US$ 27.00
Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bride movies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville , or the wife of country music artist, Brad Paisley. But behind the scenes, Kim was dealing with a tragic secret: her mother, Linda, was suffering from a rare form of dementia that slowly... more...
- Wiley 2016; US$ 26.99 US$ 21.59
Your sensitive, authoritative guide to Alzheimer's and dementia If a loved one has recently been diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer's disease, it's only natural to feel fraught with fear and uncertainty about what lies ahead. Fortunately, you don't have to do it alone. This friendly and authoritative guide is here to help you make smart, informed... more...
- New Harbinger Publications 2016; US$ 13.95
Caring for a Loved One with Dementia is a unique and compassionate guide that offers an effective mindfulness-based dementia care (MBDC) program to help caregivers meet their own needs and lower stress levels while caring for their loved one. Dementia is a cruel disease that can leave both the sufferer?and those who care about them?reeling. But... more...
- Allen & Unwin 2016; US$ 27.26
We are at the beginning of a new scientific revolution. Dramatic life extension - even age reversal - has moved from science fiction to real possibility. The Telomerase Revolution reveals the latest research on human ageing and the enzyme telomerase which is starting to be used to slow the rate at which our cells - and we - age. more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 24.95
Drawing on her own experiences, Kate Swaffer explores the daily challenges faced by those diagnosed with young onset dementia. Challenging the notion of 'prescribed disengagement', Kate offers a fresh perspective on how to live well with dementia, and how family, friends and dementia care professionals can support people post diagnosis. more...
- Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2016; US$ 25.00
?I know where I?m going. I?m still myself. I just can?t remember things as well as I once did. So on short trips, I work hard not to be confused. I?ll say to myself, What are we going to do? How long are we staying? It?s like I?m talking to my other self?the self I used to be. She tells me, This is what we need to buy?not that. I?m conscious... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
An increase in average life expectancy has given rise to a number of pressing health challenges for the 21 st century. Age-related memory loss, whether due to a neurodegenerative condition such as Alzheimer?s disease, or as a product of the normal process of aging, is perhaps the most significant of the health problems of old age presently confronting... more...