The most intriguing neurological conditions ever recorded
The brain is capable of playing incredible tricks on itself
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Neurology is one of the least understood and perplexing fields of science and medicine. We may be able to understand how neurons and the nervous system work in a general sense, but why they sometimes malfunction the way they do is still the subject of heavy and oftentimes frustrating research. The intrigue of relatively well-known and easily explainable conditions like phantom limbs pale in comparison to the experiences of people who can't come to grips with the concept of a "left side" of their body, or the man who looks at his wife's face and only sees a hat. Research continues in the hope of further understanding these strange and fascinating conditions and learning how they might be treated, but the road to clarity has constantly proven to be long and arduous. For now, intense study and the sharing of stories is the best that can be done.
Read on to learn about the most interesting neurological conditions that will make your head spin.
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