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Caregiving 101: 101 Easy-to-Understand bits of Vital Information

About the Author Speaker for the Ohio Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, author, researcher, illustrator and presenter, Donna M. Trickett, has written two books on the subject of aging, Alzh [...]

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Alone and Invisible No More: How Grassroots Community Action and 21st Century Technologies Can Empower Elders to Stay in Their Homes and Lead Healthier, Happier Lives

Review ForeWord Reviews-Aging Well: Developing better health strategies is vital at any age, but for the elderly it?s especially important. Staying connected to community resources and taking cha [...]

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Baby Boomers Guide: Caring for Aging

The dilemma of caring for aging parents is growing in importance, especially as a greater proportion of the population nears the age of fifty. Problems of health, finances, long term care become critical when one or both [...]

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How To Take Care of Old People Without Losing Your Marbles

Review This book offers a great overview of aspects involved in the care of a senior. It is a rich resource for the senior themselves, their children, extended family and even neighbors or friend [...]

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The Eldercare Consultant: Your Guide to Making the Best Choices Possible

Review ?An instructional guidebook that provides the knowledge, support and encouragement a caregiver seeks? weaves together real-life experiences with essential information that caregivers need [...]

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But This Is My Mother!: The Plight of Our Elders in American Nursing Homes

From Library Journal Almost a quarter of America's nursing home residents receive substandard care, according to government reports, despite numerous state and federal regulations created to prot [...]

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My Mother, Your Mother: Embracing 'Slow Medicine,' the Compassionate Approach to Caring for Your Aging Loved Ones

Review ?McCullough?s concept of ?slow medicine? is an example of that ethic of care in action?recommended for public libraries.? (Library Journal)?A valuable book, chilling and comforting in equa [...]

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A River Called Forever: A Family’s Story of Love’s Triumph Through Aging, Struggle, and Death

About the Author Terry Moore was born in 1951 and raised in the coastal community of Wilmington, North Carolina, where he still resides with his wife and family. He is a graduate of the Universit [...]

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Your Guide to Assisted Living in Arizona: What You Should Know Before Placing Your Loved One

Finding care for a loved one can be overwhelming. This book offers you a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to determining what option best meets your need and what to expect once you make your choice. It not only discuss [...]

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Dirty: A Search for Answers Inside America's Teenage Drug Epidemic

Amazon.com Review Meredith Maran?s Dirty: A Search For Answers Inside America?s Teenage Drug Epidemic is a moving study of America?s failure to address teen drug use. The book, which grew out of [...]

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My Road Beyond The Codependent Divorce

Review My Road Beyond The Codependent Divorce is a sequel to The Road Back To Me. ?Neither book is to be missed if you are an adult child from a dysfunctional home who has attracted a codependent [...]

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The ABC's of OCD!

A powerful, helpful book for children and adults, who suffer with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder or any other anxiety type condition. A whimsical, and upbeat read of a child's view of dealing with her Obsessive Compulsiv [...]

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Divine Healing, God's Way

What does divine healing from God's perspective look like? Are there things we can do--or not do--to convince God to physically heal us or our loved ones? In 2006, Dan Arrotta noticed his three-year-old daughter Shay [...]

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Living with Brain Injury: A Guide for Families (Rev)

With this companion videocassette to Living with Brain Injury, facts are reinforced and insights into Brain Injury are made clear. This informative, lively 75-minute video contains high quality graphics and actual pictur [...]

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Hungry: A Mother and Daughter Fight Anorexia

Review 'As the family stumbles towards recovery, the book winds down with mother and daughter (Lisa is now in her early 20s) expressing hope for the future. There may still be a bumpy road ahead, [...]

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Getting Your Children Sober

Supportive, desperately needed counseling for the parents of the 33% of teenagers who are problem drinkers, from the author of Getting Them Sober. [...]

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Everything You Need to Know about Chemical Dependence: Vernon Johnson's Complete Guide for Families

About the Author Vernon E. Johnson, D.D. is the founder of the Johnson Institute and former faculty member of Rutgers University Summer School for Alcohol Studies. Read [...]

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Food Chaining: The Proven 6-Step Plan to Stop Picky Eating, Solve Feeding Problems, and Expand Your Child’s Diet

Review '`Food Chaining' [has treated] thousands of severely picky eaters.' -- Wall Street Journal Read more About the Author Cher [...]

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Saving Jake: When Addiction Hits Home

Review 'Without cleverness or false pride, Burwell, a suburban mother of a struggling son, writes the brutal truth about addiction... Setbacks and relapses cannot dampen our cheering for this mot [...]

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Mad in America : Bad Science, Bad Medicine, and the Enduring Mistreatment of the Mentally Ill

Mad in America : Bad Science, Bad Medicine, and the Enduring Mistreatment of the Mentally Ill by Robert Whitaker. Perseus Press,2002 [...]

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