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... I am so very sorry that you have to watch your father go through the pain of liver failure. ... (5 replies)
... My father has been in intensive care for the last 2 weeks. He was diagnosed with end stage cirrhosis from alcohol abuse. Hospice brought him home last Friday which obviously means he has less than 6 months to live. He has all the symptoms of liver failure. ... (5 replies)
... l with until now. It's just hard because 3 weeks ago he was perfectly fine. Technically he doesn't have dementia but it's the build up of the toxins in his brain from his liver not working and it's just like it. I've started putting the couch beside his hosptial bed at night so he can't roll out of bed onto the floor. ... (5 replies)

... I'm so sorry you are going through this. I had a husband who had dementia and would try to get out of bed all the time and I was afraid he would fall and break his hip or something else. Does your dad have a hospital bed? If so, if you have railings, you could possibly find something to hold the railings up until you were able to get him out of bed. I used straps and put... (5 replies)
... Thank you sweetpotato. (5 replies)
... I have no experience with this, but I just wanted to let you know how sorry I am. (5 replies)
... I wanted to post because I am going through so many emotions right now. I found out early this week that my ex brother in law passed away from liver failure. He was 35 years old. ... (9 replies)
... Are you under a doctor's care ? If so, ask him or her what they think about how long you can live like this. If they think you have less than 6 months to live then ask for a referral to a hospice home care agency or hospice facility. You will get medications to help with pain and also to help you sleep, a nurse will come see you once a week, a home health aide,a social worker,... (3 replies)
... Hello...I Have Hep C Cirrhosis of liver. Have had hep c and cirrhosis of liver for approx. 25 years. I'm 50 yrs old now. My platelette count is 28,000 and normal is up around 250,000 to 450,000. ... (3 replies)
... End stage liver failure is hard to watch so be prepared. The liver filters out the poisons in the blood that build up from everything we eat and drink. That big belly he had was not from was from malnutrition. ... (4 replies)
Mom dying
Oct 23, 2013
... Organ failure in the end. It was Hard to watch. ... (5 replies)

Associated Tags: cirrhosis of the liver, hep-c, liver disease, liver failure

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