March 10, 2014

Nell Lake spoke about her book, The Caregivers: A Support Group's Stories of Slow Loss, Courage, and Love, at Politics & Prose on Monday, March 10, 2014.

As more and more people provide health care to aging and ill relatives, they can learn from and support each other. Lake, a journalist, went from observing meetings of caregivers at a Massachusetts hospital in 2010 to more active participation with the group. Focusing on several of its members, her book documents the challenges, rewards, and policy issues of late-life care-giving.

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$17.00
ISBN: 9781451674156
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Published: Scribner - April 14th, 2015

July 13, 2013

Stan Hinden spoke about his book, How to Retire Happy, at Politics & Prose on Saturday, July 13, 2013.

Award-winning "Washington Post "retirement columnist Stan Hinden's bestselling "How to Retire Happy, "Fourth Edition, helps you make the right decisions to ensure a happy, healthful retirement. It delivers all the expert advice you need in an easy-to-understand step-by-step style. "How to Retire Happy "includes everything that has made previous editions the go-to guides for retirees and near-retirees, plus: Brand-new material on health insurance and the prescription drug plan The facts about Medicare Part A (hospital), Part B (tests, doctors, preventive care), and Part D (prescription drugs) The author's personal experiences with the realities of long-term Alzheimer's care Fully updated material on Social Security strategies How to handle the financial realities of the post-meltdown economy New resources you can turn to for extra advice.

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$21.00
ISBN: 9780071800693
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Published: McGraw-Hill Education - January 1st, 2013

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