Before I forget : love, hope, help, and acceptance in our fight against Alzheimer's
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New York : Harmony Books, [2016].
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9780553447125, 0553447122, 9780553447156, 0553447157, 0553447130, 9780553447132
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Published
New York : Harmony Books, [2016].
Format
Book
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xiii, 319 pages ; 22 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780553447125, 0553447122, 9780553447156, 0553447157, 0553447130, 9780553447132
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9780553447125

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"I know where I'm going. I'm still myself. I just can't remember things as well as I once did. So on short trips, I work hard not to be confused. I'll say to myself, "What are we going to do? How long are we staying?" It's like I'm talking to my other self--the self I used to be. She tells me, "This is what we need to buy--not that." I'm conscious of that other self guiding me now." Restaurateur, magazine publisher, celebrity chef, and nationally known lifestyle maven, B. Smith is struggling at 64 with a tag she never expected to add to that string: Alzheimer's patient. She's not alone. Every 67 seconds someone newly develops it, and millions of lives are affected by its aftershocks. B. and her husband, Dan, working with Vanity Fair contributing editor Michael Shnayerson, unstintingly share their unfolding story. Crafted in short chapters that interweave their narrative with practical and helpful advice, readers learn about dealing with Alzheimer's day-to-day challenges: the family realities and tensions, ways of coping, coming research that may tip the scale, as well lessons learned along the way. At its heart, though, Before I Forget is a love story: illuminating a love of family, life, and hope"--,Provided by publisher.
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"Working with Vanity Fair contributing editor Michael Shnayerson, B. and her husband, Dan, share B.'s unfolding story on dealing with early-onset Alzheimer's. Crafted in short chapters that interweave their narrative with practical and helpful advice, readers learn in small bites about dealing with Alzheimer's disease's day-to-day challenges, the family tensions, and ways of coping, as well as gain tips on diet and exercise from a lifestyle maven using her decades of expertise in a new and unexpected way"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Smith, B. 1., & Gasby, D. (2016). Before I forget: love, hope, help, and acceptance in our fight against Alzheimer's (First edition.). Harmony Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Smith, B. 1949- and Dan. Gasby. 2016. Before I Forget: Love, Hope, Help, and Acceptance in Our Fight against Alzheimer's. Harmony Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Smith, B. 1949- and Dan. Gasby. Before I Forget: Love, Hope, Help, and Acceptance in Our Fight against Alzheimer's Harmony Books, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Smith, B. 1949-, and Dan Gasby. Before I Forget: Love, Hope, Help, and Acceptance in Our Fight against Alzheimer's First edition., Harmony Books, 2016.

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