Coping with Alzheimer's Disease
and other Dementing Illnesses
part of the COPING WITH AGING SERIES.
by Mary Norton Kindig, Molly Carnes
"The books in the Coping with Aging Series are written for men and women coping with the challenges of aging, and for their families and other caregivers. The authors are all experienced practitioners:doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, pharmacists, nutritionists, audiologists, physical and occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists...The Coping with Aging Series is offered as help for people who need and want to help themselves." John C.Rosenbek,Ph.D.,Series Editor and Molly Carnes,M.D.,Medical Editor.
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
- 1- Overview
- 2-Forgetfulness: When to Worry
- 3-The Brain
- 4-The Medical Evaluation
- 5-Alzheimer's Disease
- 6-Performing Daily Tasks
- 7-Maintaining Hygiene
- 8-Enjoying Social and Leisure Activities
- 10-Emotional Changes
- 11-Behavioral Changes
- 13-Families:Finding Ways to Cope
- 14-Financial and Legal Planning
- 15-Ongoing Medical Care
- 16-Providing Care at Home
- 17-Residential Facilities
- 18-Nursing Homes
You can now order the book listed below directly on the Internet from Lake Solitude Media's Alzheimer's Bookstore in affiliation with Amazon.com Books. Click on the link below.