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The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for persons with Alzheimer's disease, related dementing illnesses, and memory loss in later life

Nancy L Mace - Johns Hopkins University Press
Format: Hardcover

Through five editions, The 36-Hour Day has been an essential resource for families who love and care for people with Alzheimer disease. Whether a person has Alzheimer disease or another form of dementia, he or she will face a host of problems. The 36-Hour Day will help family...
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Guardianships and the Elderly: The Perfect Crime

Sam Sugar, Dr. - Square One
Format: Paperback

Imagine a system of justice in this country that strips its citizens of their Constitutional rights, voids their existing legal documents, gives others the right to spend their money and sell their assets, isolates them, and has the ability to limit the time they can spend with their loved...
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A Journey for Two: Mother and Daughter Caregiving Relationships

Jeanne R. Lord - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardcover

Explores the mother-daughter relationship in the context of caregivingAcross the Unites States, about 34.2 million Americans have provided unpaid care to an adult age 50 or older in the last 12 months. Much of this caregiving is performed by women and often for their mothers or mothers-in-law,...
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Maggie Brown & Others: Stories

Peter Orner - Little, Brown and Company
Format: Hardcover

In this powerful and virtuosic collection of interlocking stories, a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist takes the form to new heights.In his orchestral and moving new book, Peter Orner, a writer who "doesn't simply bring his characters to life, he gives them souls" (New...
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Mom Rage: The Everyday Crisis of Modern Motherhood

Minna Dubin - Seal Press
Format: Hardcover

A frank, feminist examination of the hidden crisis of rage facing American mothers - and how we can fix it Mothers aren't supposed to be angry. Still, Minna Dubin was an angry mom: exhausted by the grueling, thankless work of full-time parenting and feeling her career slip away, she would...
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Parenting: Getting It Right

Andy Stanley - Zondervan
Format: Book

Am I getting parenting right? Most parents, at any and every stage, find themselves asking this question.Whether you're sleep deprived with a colicky newborn or navigating the emotional roller coaster of a teenager, parenting has its ups and downs, its confusion and clarity, its big blowups...

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The Stolen Year: How COVID Changed Children's Lives, and Where We Go Now

Anya Kamenetz - PublicAffairs
Format: Book

An NPR education reporter shows how the pandemic disrupted children's lives - and how our country has nearly always failed to put our children first The onset of COVID broke a 150-year social contract between America and its children. Tens of millions of students lost what little...

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Why Will No One Play with Me?

Caroline Maguire - Grand Central Publishing
Format: Book

From renowned parent expert Caroline Maguire, Why Will No One Play with Me? is a groundbreaking program that has helped thousands of children struggling with social skills to make friends, find acceptance, and have a happy childhood. Every parent wants their child to be okay--to...

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