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Bohr effect in respiration

Would I be correct in saying that the Bohr effect is ONLY related to the concentration of [H+] in the tissues. Obviously the concentration of carbon-dioxide can contribute to this concentration by ...
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During famine, does the human body do anything to prioritize which organs receive nutrients?

When food is scarce, the body slows its metabolism. Are there any other systems or processes that encourage prioritization of organs?