For the more than one million people who face an extended period of bed rest every year, this practical and reassuring guide turns recuperation into a productive and rewarding experience. Forced to spend months in bed during her first pregnancy, author Barbara Edelston Peterson knows what it takes to triumph over a drawn-out confinement. Find out how to transform a bed into qCommand Centralq a beat loneliness by staying connected to the world via family, friends, and the Internet; plan weekly and daily schedules of tasks and events; start personal projects like reading, learning a craft, or volunteering; create special quality time in bed with your children; and maintain a warm relationship with your partner. With firsthand accounts of people who have successfully come through a long-term confinement, plus helpful appendices offering sources for more information and support, Making the Most of Bed Rest transforms confinement into productive and fulfilling contentment.The Kindle has a variety of editions (from simple to more options and power), a keyboard and is wireless, while the Nook utilizes a touch screen. The Nook has the option ... You may find an e- reader easier to manage than physical books while bedridden. Project ... Good Reads/Library Thing/Paperback Swap: There are ways to use the Internet to access new and used physical books. ... Skype enables you to call a landline or mobile phone for a cheaper rate than most phone services.
|Title||:||Making the Most of Bed Rest|
|Publisher||:||Cleis Press - 2013-01-15|