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Knocking on Heaven's Door The Path to a Better Way of DeathShowering without assistance Her mother was thrust into full time caregiving and Katy became one of the 24 mil­lion Americans who help care for aging parents In an effort to correct a minor and non–life threatening heart arrhythmia doctors outfitted her father with a pacemaker The device kept his heart beating but did nothing to prevent his slide into dementia incontinence near muteness and misery After several years he asked his wife for help telling her I am living too long Mother and daughter faced If you have parents you need to read this book Part memoir part investigative journalism Kn

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Book ì Knocking on Heaven's Door The Path to a Better Way of Death ↠ Katy butler ↠ ❮Download❯ ✤ Knocking on Heaven's Door The Path to a Better Way of Death ➻ Author Katy Butler – Gwairsoft.co.uk Knocking on Heaven's Door is a visionary map through the labKnocking on Heaven's Door is a visionary map through the labyrinth of a broken and morally adrift medical system It will inspire the necessary and difficult conversations we all need to have with loved ones as it illuminates a path to a better way of deathLike so many of us award winning writer Katy Butler always assumed her aging parents would experience healthy active retire­ments before dying peacefully at home Then her father suffered a stroke that left him incapable of easily finishing a sentence or Based on her award winning New York Times Magazine article ‘What Broke My Father’s Hear

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A series of wrench­ing moral uestions When does death cease being a curse and become a blessing? Where is the line between saving life and prolonging a dying? When is the right time to say to a doctor Let my loved one go? When doctors refused to disable the pace­maker sentencing her father to a protracted and agonizing death Katy set out to understand why Her uest had barely begun when her mother faced her own illness rebelled against her doctors refused open heart surgery and instead met death head on Having worked in emergency medicine I was interested in learning about a layman's view of