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This can be the tale of a tender lady, misdiagnosed with a bipolar affliction, her twist of fate and next coma. Her mom starts off a quest for solutions, wondering her personal religious ideals. She unearths self-discovery, tips and the peace she desperately seeks within the teachings and traditions of local American (Lakota) spirituality. it's only via a deep religious connection to her daughter in a coma that the kin is ready to make the ultimate selection to take away her feeding tube. From this tragedy comes forth a better knowledge of the significance of existence and dying stories and the alternatives every one people has to make.

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