Home nursing & caring

    The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease, Other Dementias, and Memory Loss

    Paperback Save £1.24 = £17.26

    Still very much the book readers turn to, this fresh edition of The 36-Hour Day is the definitive guide for those who continue to love someone even after he or she has been changed by dementia.

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

    By Becky Feola

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £13.65

    Weaving together real-life stories with the essential information needed to make the decisions, this guide helps you: spot warning signs of physical and mental decline; recognize when a loved one needs assistance; determine the level of care needed; evaluate the options - family care giver, home health care, palliative care,...

    Family Caregiving in the New Normal

    Paperback Save £6.14 = £36.85

    Family Caregiving in the New Normal discusses how the drastic economic changes that have occurred over the past few years have precipitated a new conversation on how family care for older adults will evolve in the future. This text summarizes the challenges and potential solutions scientists, policy makers, and clinical...

    Surviving Family Care Giving

    By Grainne Smith

    Paperback Save £0.11 = £16.88

    Surviving Family Care Giving: Co-ordinating effective care through collaborative communication is a practical book for family and other home carers in a variety of situations. Grainne Smith shows how to provide the most effective coordinated care possible through constructive communication and collaborative care, to support individuals who have long term...

    The Heart of Care: Dignity in Action

    By Amanda Waring

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.46

    Aimed at transforming how people care for others and themselves, this life-changing handbook examines how caregivers and caring professionals can reconnect to an actively compassionate nature, enriching the lives of those they look after as well as their own. The guide contends that person-centered care should be at the heart...

    Shock Waves

    By Cynthia Orange

    Paperback Save £1.40 = £8.25

    In the United States, about 60 percent of men and 50 percent of women experience, witness, or are affected by a traumatic event in their lifetimes. Many of them 8 percent of men and 20 percent of women may develop post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD--a life-altering anxiety disorder. Once connected mainly...

    Contented Dementia

    By Oliver James

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Contented Dementia - by clinical psychologist and bestselling author Oliver James - outlines a groundbreaking and practical method for managing dementia that will allow both sufferer and carer to maintain the highest possible quality of life, throughout every stage of the illness.

    Selfish Pig's Guide To Caring

    By Hugh Marriott

    Paperback £8.45

    A thought-provoking, informative, very frank but also moving and charming book about what life is like for a carer.

    10 Vital Minutes in the Doctor's Office

    By W.T. Wong

    Paperback Save £3.69 = £16.81

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