My stroke of insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey

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9781101213971
9781436228084
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display_description A brain scientists recounts her experiences after suffering a stroke at the age of thirty-seven, describing her discovery of differences in the left and right side of the brain and the steps she took over a period of eight years to recover her health. On the morning of December 10, 1996, Taylor, a brain scientist, experienced a massive stroke. She observed her own mind completely deteriorate. Now she shares her unique perspective on the brain and its capacity for recovery.
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subject_facet Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- Rehabilitation, Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- United States -- Biography, Cerebrovascular disease -- Patients -- United States -- Rehabilitation, Cerebrovascular disease -- rehabilitation -- Personal Narratives, Large type books, Taylor, Jill Bolte -- Health, Taylor, Jill Bolte, -- 1959-
table_of_contents Jill's pre-stroke life -- Simple science -- Hemispheric asymmetries -- Morning of the stroke -- Orchestrating my rescue -- My return to the still -- Bare to the bone -- Neurological intensive care -- Day two: the morning after -- Day three: G.G. comes to town -- Healing and preparing for surgery -- Stereotactic craniotomy -- What I needed the most -- Milestones for recovery -- My stroke of insight -- My right and left minds -- Own your power -- Cells and multidimensional circuitry -- Finding your deep inner peace -- Tending the garden.
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title My stroke of insight : A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
title_display My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey
title_full My Stroke of Insight A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey, My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey / Jill Bolte Taylor
title_short My stroke of insight :
title_sort my stroke of insight a brain scientist's personal journey
title_sub A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
topic Cerebrovascular disease Patients Rehabilitation, Cerebrovascular disease Patients United States Biography, Cerebrovascular disease Patients United States Rehabilitation, Cerebrovascular disease rehabilitation Personal Narratives, Large type books, Nonfiction, Science, Taylor, Jill Bolte Health, Taylor, Jill Bolte, 1959-
topic_facet Cerebrovascular disease, Health, Large type books, Nonfiction, Patients, Rehabilitation, Science, Taylor, Jill Bolte, rehabilitation