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The Resource The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins

The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins

Label
The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss
Title
The 36-hour day
Title remainder
a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss
Statement of responsibility
Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins
Title variation
Thirty-six hour day
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When someone in your family suffers from Alzheimer disease or other related memory loss diseases, both you and your loved one face immense challenges. For over thirty years, this book has been the trusted bible for families affected by dementia disorders. Now completely revised and updated, this guide features the latest information on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages of dementia, the prevention of dementia, and finding appropriate living arrangements for the person who has dementia when home care is no longer an option. You'll learn: -The basic facts about dementia -How to deal with problems arising in daily care-- meals, exercise, personal hygiene, and safety -How to cope with an impaired person's false ideas, suspicion, anger, and other mood problems -How to get outside help from support groups, friends, and agencies -Financial and legal issues you must address
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
index present
LC call number
  • RC522
  • RC523
LC item number
  • .M33 2012
  • .M33 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dementia -- Getting medical help for the person who has dementia -- Characteristic behavioral symptoms in people who have dementia -- Problems in independent living -- Problems arising in daily care -- Medical problems -- Behavioral symptoms of dementia -- Symptoms that appear as changes in mood -- Special arrangements if you become ill -- Getting outside help -- You and the person who has dementia as parts of a family -- How caring for a person who has dementia affects you -- Caring for yourself -- For children and teenagers -- Financial and legal issues -- Nursing homes and other living arrangements -- Preventing or delaying cognitive decline -- Brain disorders and the causes of dementia -- Research in dementia
Control code
ocn780481438
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st premium mass market ed.
Extent
xxx, 609 p.
Isbn
9781455521159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)780481438
Label
The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dementia -- Getting medical help for the person who has dementia -- Characteristic behavioral symptoms in people who have dementia -- Problems in independent living -- Problems arising in daily care -- Medical problems -- Behavioral symptoms of dementia -- Symptoms that appear as changes in mood -- Special arrangements if you become ill -- Getting outside help -- You and the person who has dementia as parts of a family -- How caring for a person who has dementia affects you -- Caring for yourself -- For children and teenagers -- Financial and legal issues -- Nursing homes and other living arrangements -- Preventing or delaying cognitive decline -- Brain disorders and the causes of dementia -- Research in dementia
Control code
ocn780481438
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st premium mass market ed.
Extent
xxx, 609 p.
Isbn
9781455521159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)780481438

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