Stroke of Insight

Photo credit: (most likely) cartoonaday.com

What would you do if you had no ability to think, communicate, or act? Would you think of the events as insurmountable obstacles, a gift, or something between the two extremes? The following video reveals how one brain researcher answered the questions.

Questions

What are the symptoms of stroke? How would you know if you are having a stroke? What would you do if you were having a stroke? How would you communicate to others that you are having a stroke and you need help? What would you do if you believed someone was having a stroke but the other person insisted he/she is fine?

Credits

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Thanks to Jill Bolte Taylor and TED Talks for their contributions to the video I used in this post; as well as all who, directly or indirectly made it possible to share the picture, text, and links in this post.

 

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