factseeker88 Posted July 19, 2014 Share Posted July 19, 2014 (edited) Man living with no brain puzzles scientists 25.07.2007 The following case provides evidence that the human brain can adapt itself to a pathology that occurred earlier. Despite the pathology, the sufferer’s neurological and physical development was not severely hampered. He was able to lead a life that can be considered normal. French doctors are still racking their brains over the case of a patient who is said to live a normal life despite the fact that his brain is almost completely absent, reports RIA Novosti news agency. Quoting an article published by The Lancet, the agency says that the 44-year-old French civil servant, a married man and a father of two, was admitted to hospital in 2003 after suffering mild weakness in his left leg. http://english.pravda.ru/science/mysteries/25-07-2007/95241-no_brain-0/ This helps make the case that man only needs his memory. Edited July 19, 2014 by Phi for All links not related to the story removed Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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