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... of prostate cancer that had spread to the bones, liver and brain, I thought I knew what to expect at the end of life. It was just awful. However, a year later when it was my Mom's time, it was totally different. And she had breast cancer that had spread to the bones, liver and they thought the brain. It was even worse. ... (11 replies)
... My thoughts go out to you and your family going through this, and all I can say is don't try to second guess when it will happen but it will probably be very clear to you all when it is close. ... (11 replies)
... I am really sorry to hear about your father in law it is very sad and painful watching and waiting for the end so that they are out of pain. ... (11 replies)

... an active lesion, we will give her hormones and she will recover. But she went into a nursing home and did not recover. Every minute you are in a nursing home, is two minutes closer to death. ... (11 replies)
... My father had cancer but the medication got to his heart before the cancer could take his life. Call me strange but I think they know when they are going. ... (11 replies)
... own's church that buried my father in the summer. The day she died she had the funeral things laying out on her kitchen table where she always sat. We found them when after she was passed. ... (11 replies)
... I am so sorry for what is happening to you and your family.It is hard to watch someone die like that.One reply said it all by emsr2d2.I do agree that sometimes a very ill person knows when to die.My mother died in December. ... (11 replies)
... Hi,I know you all suffered losses,watching someone die is very frustrating and sad.But I try to think that Jesus died on a cross,a brutal death,and my mom always said we all have a cross to bare. ... (11 replies)
... I'm not an expert in the field of death and dying, but I believe your father should be in a hospice not a hospital. ... (11 replies)
... i hope you can have a sign one never know no 2 people go the same each is different my heart goes out to you. ... (11 replies)
... When I die I hope I don't linger on for long at all. I have seen it with family members itís a cruel way to go. (11 replies)
... My father in law is dying. Cancer that started in his colon has now spread to his lungs, liver, pancreas, and most everywhere in the stomach area. ... (11 replies)
Hospice Death
Apr 23, 2016
... The criteria for hospice admission is a terminal illness with a life expectancy of 6 months or less. ... (4 replies)
... The simple answer is no...they would not have known she was going to die that fast. ... (4 replies)
... even if it is by phone. Having gone through losing my parents within 5 weeks of each othe, I know that it's best to let people know when good friends are failing...and you don't want to carry that guilt around with you. ... (1 replies)
... My Mom is 90 years old, suffering from pulmonary fibrosis and not in good shape. Recently had heart attack and now in rehab facility to get stronger before going home. ... (1 replies)
... I know when my dad was sick and we knew it wouldn't be long before he would die, I found an interesting article on the internet about the dying process. ... (18 replies)
... the opportunities to learn things about ourselves through how we deal with such things. AFter all, at school don't have to like the lessons, but nevertheless it is a must to be able to grow and deal with life. ... (6 replies)
... AM saying I needed to get to mom. I drove like crazy, but she died before I arrived. We had already said our goodbyes, but it is always so interesting how those near death just know when to go.... ... (6 replies)
... I read my original post and at the time I was wondering how a person really knew that death was near. I know mom passed away Saturday night, January 15th. When the time comes and gets close, you really do sense a change, a difference. ... (19 replies)

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