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Dying with Open Eyes: Alzheimers Disease Jennie Swanson Dincecco

Dying with Open Eyes: Alzheimers Disease

Jennie Swanson Dincecco

Published March 15th 2005
ISBN : 9780595340545
Paperback
168 pages
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Dying With Open Eyes is a valuable resource for caregivers of those suffering from the devastating effects of Alzheimers disease. After eleven years of caring for her mother, author Jennie Swanson Dincecco, EdD, shares her insight into the dailyMoreDying With Open Eyes is a valuable resource for caregivers of those suffering from the devastating effects of Alzheimers disease. After eleven years of caring for her mother, author Jennie Swanson Dincecco, EdD, shares her insight into the daily struggles and emotional upheavals, as well as the helplessness and frustration she encountered during this trying period. Packed with helpful information, Dying With Open Eyes offers hope for caregivers and their families. From early warning signs to in-depth descriptions of each stage of the disease, Dinececco provides answers to commonly asked questions about Alzheimers disease, such as: What is Alzheimers? What causes Alzheimers? What does it cost to care for an Alzheimers patient? When is Alzheimers usually diagnosed? Is Alzheimers genetic? How long can a person live with Alzheimers? Can the onset of Alzheimers be delayed? Nothing can prepare someone to be a caregiver for a loved one with Alzheimers disease. In Dying With Open Eyes, Dincecco captures her touching story of surviving one of the toughest experiences of her life, and how she found comfort, peace, and finally--happiness. All proceeds of Dying With Open Eyes will be donated to the Alzheimers Association.