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Cal abuse and dark moments when he contemplated suicideThis is the story of one man's battle to pursue his dreams despite an often incapacitating brain disorder From his early experiences of fear and denial to his exasperating search for treatment Eichenwald provides a deeply candid account of his years facing this misunderstood and often stigmatized condition He details his encounters with the doctors whose negligence could have killed him but for the heroic actions of a brilliant neurologist and the family and friends who fought for himMany of Eichenwald's recollections are drawn from his diaries vivid an. The author s telling of his path to success in family and career is exciting and compelling Then add in all of the challenges that his

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A Mind Unraveled A Memoir

A newer edition of this title can be found hereThe compelling story of an acclaimed journalist and New York Times bestselling author's ongoing struggle with epilepsy his torturous decision to keep his condition a secret to avoid discrimination and his ensuing decades long battle to not only survive but to thriveAs a college freshman Kurt Eichenwald awoke one night on the floor of his dorm room confused and in pain In the aftermath of that critical moment his once carefree life would be consumed by confrontations with medical incompetence discrimination that almost cost him his education and employment physi. I ve been spoiled twice in a row with incredible writer s and their amazing life stories Nothing like a reporter with thorough critical

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D painstakingly kept records that helped sharpen his skills as a journalist He raises important uestions about the nature of memory the revelations of brain science and the profound mysteries of human perceptionUltimately A Mind Unraveled is an inspirational story one that chronicles how Eichenwald faced often with his own mortality transformed trauma into a guide for reaching the future he desired Defying relentless threats to his emotional and physical well being he affirmed his decision to never give up and in the process learned how to rise from the depths of despair to the heights of unimagined success. I would have read this book at one clip had my Nook not reuired a charge toward the end Riveting infuriating informative human loving a


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  1. says:

    Rating 35Note Possible spoilersKurt Eichenwald was diagnosed with epilepsy in the late 1970s when he was a freshman at Swarth the prestigious private liberal arts college in Pennsylvania The first signs of the disease were short episodes of staring To friends Kurt would appear to be lost in a world of his own dazed and absent He had earlier been ill with paratyphoid fever with delirium and had also suffered a concussion Whether either of t

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    I couldn’t stop reading Eichenwald’s memoir is a powerful and riveting story of how he fought for what was right—the right to have good d

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    I've been spoiled twice in a row with incredible writer's and their amazing life stories Nothing like a reporter with thorough critical thinking skills to bust up all the BS corruption and incompetence This book was an eye opener in regards to advocacy for one's education and health care Kurt was a champion who never backed down despite the odds being stacked against him My heart went out to him and my respect was enormous I fe

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    I received an advanced copy of A Mind Unraveled as part of the giveaway program Reading Eichenwald's story is like reading my own autobiography It's amazing how much the public still does not understand epilepsy Only those who are the closest to the individual really know what the person experience Kurt was fortunate to have room

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    With a little over 41o pages it's safe to say that this book is a lot Alot of information a lot of content a lot to think ab

  6. says:

    The author's telling of his path to success in family and career is exciting and compelling Then add in all of the challenge

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    I would have read this book at one clip had my Nook not reuired a charge toward the end Riveting infuriating informative human loving and reflective this memoir tells the story of a man who refused to give into institutional stupidity professional insufficiency and personal trauma He decided twice in his life to proceed to a specif

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    This is my number one read of 2018 This book will rip you apart It is agonizing to go on this journey of epilep

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    A masterfully written text by a young man now a middle aged man husband and father who happened to have epilepsy and was kicked out of Swarth College his freshman year by a bunch of lying psychologists neurologists the dean and the security department All of them had progressed past the idea that epilepsy was caused by demon poss

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    5 stars“The compelling story of an acclaimed journalist and New York Times bestselling author’s ongoing struggle with epilepsy—his torturous decision to keep his condition a secret to avoid discrimination and his ensuing decades long battle to not only survive but to thrive”Oh holy buckets This book is simply amazing awe inspiring utterly maddening and truly heart warming I am shocked at how deeply this book touched me However as