joi, 15 octombrie 2009

Born with half a brain, woman living full life

FALLS CHURCH, Virginia (CNN) -- Michelle Mack has turned medical thinking upside down.
Born with only half a brain, Mack can speak normally, graduated from high school and has an uncanny knack for dates. Full story:

* German Girl With Half-Empty Skull Sees Normally Through One Eye...
* Other case (November 18, 2007) is that of a 39 years old Chinese woman, living a perfectly normal life, which, following medical investigations for a general state of dizziness and weakness, found out that she had only half a brain:
* LiveScience: Single Brain Cell Can Hold a Memory:
* The "Heart-Kidneys" Theory and the Psychology of the Future: