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Susie and Herman

A Story of Love and Caregiving

Susie and Herman( )
Author: Smith, L. B.
Publication Date:May 2002
Publisher:Health Communications, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $34.00
Book Description:

No disease is more tragic than dementia. There are no physical symptoms of this disease; no need for hospital stays, no need for intrusive chemical therapy; the mind just slowly slips away. Smith tells his story as a caregiver for Susie and Herman, his mother and stepfather, as they suffer from dementia. Often amusing and told in a comic vein, Smith shares meaning in his struggle to care for Susie and Herman, despite their ever-increasing disconnection from reality.

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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Medical / Caregiving
Family & Relationships / Eldercare
Medical / Neurology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.7 x 19.05 x 1.753 cm
Book Weight:0.295 Kilograms
Author Biography
Smith, L. B. (Author)
L.B. Smith has been president of Hospitality Specialists, Inc., a hotel-consulting company, since 1996. Smith, a native New Yorker, and his wife reside in Boca Raton, Florida.

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