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... Also he has never had thyroid problems in his life, is this a complication from the liver disease and is the start of his other organs shutting down? ... (1 replies)
... Decreased food and fluid intake Decreased urine output. Coolness~The person´s hands and arms, feet and then legs may be increasingly cool to the touch, and at the same time the color of the skin may change. Blood is being reserved for vital organs. Keep them warm with blankets but do not use an electric blanket Congestion also referred to as Death Rattle ... (5 replies)
... when your mom was taking those last breaths we like to call the death rattle, her spirit was no longer there. they dont feel nothing at this point it is just the organs shutting down. so there i hope u find peace. ... (62 replies)

Hospice Death
Apr 24, 2016
... As for "staving" a patient. In the final days of life, patients no longer need hydration or food. In fact, doing so, can actually cause compications. The body organs are shutting down and forcing fluids or food can cause either Edema or choking. Hospice NEVER withholds food or water, but it is never forced on a patient. ... (4 replies)
... My struggle is that if she doesn't drink enough to keep her hydrated then she is going to dehydrate again and then her organs are going to start shutting down and she is going to die. ... (5 replies)
... nd she was holding and then went as peacefully as one can at the end. I felt her leave her body. There really isn't a normal way of dying it would depend on what organs were shutting down first and if he was unconcious or coherant. ... (5 replies)
... The cancer ends a persons life by eventually shutting down all the organs, it is mainly the heart..... ... (11 replies)
... when your organs are shutting down they don't require food, or even water. ... (5 replies)

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