Natural Death


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Natural Death

Death resulting from sickness or old age, as opposed to an accident or homicide. Life insurance provides coverage for natural death, as well as most other types of death (sometimes with the exception of suicide).
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The objective of this study is to identify the pattern and trend of causes of sudden and unexpected natural deaths brought for autopsy at Government Medical College, Thrissur, and to study the sociodemographic factors related to the same.
Our hope is that all our chronically ill patients will have superb end-of-life care and will die a dignified, natural death, surrounded by those they love.
After returning a natural death ruling at the inquest, Wiseman added: "There is no indication otherwise and no suggestion, if I can go to the complete extreme, any suggestion that she had been in any way attacked by the animals while she was alive.
Lidija Gavrilovska, director of the Macedonians prisons, says that Sulejmani died a natural death.
Specifically, we wish to enable health professionals to move forward in the area of allowing natural death alongside ethical, medical and patient/whanau decision making.
Autopsy report also shows that it is a natural death.
Although I respect this, I think there is a case to be made for filming a peaceful, natural death.
Awareness of the use of the Allow Natural Death (AND) designation is one means to improving the care of frail elders at the end of life.
He began his career in the 1971 musical Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death and later went on to originate the role of Doaker in The Piano Lesson by August Wilson in 1990.
Recording a verdict of natural death, Coroner Roger Whittaker said: "Unexpectedly he did not die from these diseases he had been suffering from.
A Natural Death," by Paula Frankel-Zaltzman, set in the Russian Dvinsk ghetto during the Nazi occupation, tells the story of a devoted daughter who keeps her father comfortable until he does the unheard of for a Jew during the Holocaust--he dies a natural death.