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Caring for Carolee : What it's like to care for a spouse with Alzheimer's at home
Title:
Caring for Carolee : What it's like to care for a spouse with Alzheimer's at home
Publication Information:
Bloomington, Indiana : AuthorHouse, ©2014.
ISBN:
9781496903624
Physical Description:
x, 70 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1: Alzheimer's changed our lives, Early symptoms, Denial, "What's wrong with Mom?" -- Chapter 2: Attempting to live normally, Activities of daily living (ADL) [Dressing, Bathing, Grooming, Dealing with incontinence, Feeding, Transferring, Managing medical treatments, Providing intellectual and emotional support], A typical day -- Chapter 3: Stages of Alzheimer's Disease [Denial, Grief, Despair, Anger, Resignation] -- Chapter 4: Caring for the caregiver, Wrestling with SIG, Employing help, Join a support group -- Chapter 5: A few lessons learned -- About the author.
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