Deep in the Brain

Deep in the Brain Living With Parkinson's Disease

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Synopsis

At the age of 46, philosopher and university professor Helmut Dubiel was diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease. Eventually, the illness got so bad that he decided to undergo deep brain stimulation surgery. Following the operation, Dubiel found himself in possession of a peculiar power: he could now choose between more than one personality. Deep in the Brain describes Dubiel's battle between the inclination to give up and the force necessary to reinvent himself and, eventually, rise above his illness.

Book information

ISBN: 9781933372709
Publisher: Europa Editions
Imprint: Europa Editions
Pub date:
DEWEY: 362.1968330092
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 188g
Height: 210mm
Width: 135mm
Spine width: 12mm