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Accidental beauty

Wake up!

In a minimally conscious state, people show a random, intermittent awareness of themselves and their environment. In the August 2 issue of Nature, scientists announced that for the first time they were able to improve the responses of such a patient. Electrical stimulation from electrodes planted deep inside the man's brain resulted in him showing more control of his limbs, eating with his mouth more often, and understanding more communication.  The Loom, Medical News Today.


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