Tell Me the Planets: Stories of Brain Injury and What It Means to Survive
‘Platts-Mills writes with truth and eloquence about his relationships with brain injury survivors’ Julia Samuel
Matthew has a meticulously logical mind. He is intelligent, compassionate and fiercely loyal. He also has a brain injury.
When Matthew underwent surgery to remove a life-threatening cyst in the middle of his brain, he was left with extreme fatigue, a difficulty forming new memories and with a tendency to confabulate – to ‘remember’, with absolute conviction, events that have not…
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Brain surgery for illnesses like Matthew's carries with it the high risk of permanent damage. And a good proportion of trauma patients-those injured, like Sid, in accidents and fig..
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Most habitable planets with sentient life(Mankind) on it have such a story at or around the year 2000. Inside is the story for your planet, Earth... Please read this book.....
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Chris Murray reveals the largely unknown and rather surprising history of the British superhero. It is often thought that Britain did not have its own superheroes, yet Murray demon..
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The hidden brain is the voice in our ear when we make the most important decisions in our lives—but we’re never aware of it. The hidden brain decides whom we fall in love with ..
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Are we our brains? How can you map the mind? Can brain scans read our minds? Based on Rob Newman’s live stand-up show and new BBC Radio 4 series, his thought-provoking new book e..
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The author of the Twilight series of # 1 bestsellers delivers her brilliant first novel for adults: a gripping story of love and betrayal in a future with the fate of humanity at s..
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Sometimes you have to 'die' to learn to live... It has been nineteen years since I was involved in an all-but-fatal race car accident. Despite serious head trauma, awful odds, and ..