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A bittersweet season : caring for our aging parents-- and ourselves

Jane Gross
In telling the warmhearted story of caring for her own aged and ailing mother, "New York Times" journalist Gross offers indispensable advice on virtually every aspect of elder care
Print Book, English, 2011
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2011
350 pages ; 25 cm
9780307271822, 030727182X
676726590
The early heroic rush
The myth of assisted living
The vestiges of family medicine
A job for professionals
The best doctors money can buy
September eleventh
September twelfth
The biology, sociology, and psychology of aging
A nursing home thanksgiving
The Make-A-Wish Foundation
Follow the money
Therapeutic fibs
Cruel sorting
As complicated as a Rubik's cube
The time for talking
N-O-W
Dying days
Orphans
Includes index