Tags » Persistent Vegetative State

Terri Schiavo Revisited...Misinformation and Bobbi Kristina

I’m trying to catch up on the past few weeks of news on this blog. There certainly have been no shortage of articles, scientific discoveries, news events, etc. 664 more words

End-of-Life

Man in persistent vegetative state wakes up after 12 years

This story is from the ultra-leftist National Public Radio, of all places.

Excerpt:

It was the late ’80s, and young Martin Pistorius, growing up in South Africa, was mostly thinking about electronics.

494 more words
News

Scientists find 'hidden brain signatures' of consciousness in vegetative state patients

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE:

16-Oct-2014

Scientists in Cambridge have found hidden signatures in the brains of people in a vegetative state, which point to networks that could support consciousness even when a patient appears to be unconscious and unresponsive. 696 more words

Counter Intuitive - Medical