The 10 Best Questions for Living with Alzheimer's

The Script You Need to Get the Best Care for Your Loved One
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Genre: Self Help, Science
Original Publish Date: Nov 04, 2008
Product Number: EB00571771
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781416560852
Publisher: Atria Books
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Description

A good mind knows the right answers...but a great mind knows the right questions. And never are the 10 Best Questions more important than after the life-altering diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Drawing on cutting-edge research and advice given by experts from the Alzheimer's Association, Mayo Clinic, and UCLA's Memory Clinic and Center for Aging-as well as personal stories from caretakers, including television star and activist Linda Dano and nationally syndicated columnist Harriet Cole-The 10 Best Questions for Living with Alzheimer's is a guide you'll take with you to your doctor's office and keep close at hand as your loved one progresses from the initial diagnosis through all the stages of the disease. In addition to the medical questions, you'll also learn what you need to ask your spouse or parent; questions to assess home safety issues, driving skills, and home care; and how to care for your own emotional, legal, and financial health. With a wealth of resources and up-to-the-minute information, The 10 Best Questions for Living with Alzheimer's shows you and your family how to move past a scary diagnosis and use the power of questions to become your own best health advocate-for yourself and for your loved one.