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“A Stroke of Insight” into the brain

Posted Dec 18 2008 7:18pm

This woman studies the brain, she has a brother with schizophrenia. Maybe we can learn something. She actually had a stroke, which gave her additional insight.

Click the link to see video about the brain.

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/229

About this talk

Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness –- shut down one by one. An astonishing story.

About Jill Bolte Taylor

Brain researcher Jill Bolte Taylor studied her own stroke as it happened — and has become a powerful voice for brain recovery.

A stroke of insight

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/229

Dr. Jill Taylor’s website

This woman studies the brain, she has a brother with schizophrenia. Maybe we can learn something. She actually had a stroke, which gave her additional insight.

Click the link to see video about the brain.

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/229

About this talk

Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness –- shut down one by one. An astonishing story.

About Jill Bolte Taylor

Brain researcher Jill Bolte Taylor studied her own stroke as it happened — and has become a powerful voice for brain recovery.

A stroke of insight

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/229

Dr. Jill Taylor’s website

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