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Man in persistent vegetative state wakes up after 12 years

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


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

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



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

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New interview with Jahi McMath's mother

Jahi McMath’s mother has given a new interview on her daughter’s condition prior to receiving an award from the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network.  She is still on a ventilator and is being fed through a feeding tube at an undisclosed location. 84 more words

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