I tried to share this on my Facebook page numerous times but for some reason, it just wouldn’t work. I immediately took it as a sign than I needed to take it one step further and share it here instead.
It’s a little bit amazing and had me in tears a few times. If you have a few minutes of free time today, I highly suggest you watch it. Here’s just a quick summary from TED 2008:
Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness — shut down one by one. An astonishing story.
To learn more, or if you can’t see the video above, go to: Jill Bolte Taylor: My stroke of insight
Buy her book…