vegetative state


Scientists Want to Try Using Shrooms to Revive People in Vegetative States

Does psilocybin have the potential to increase consciousness in people who are unresponsive?


The People Lost Between Consciousness and Death

“I knew that I was myself. And that something really bad had happened.”


Facility where woman who was raped and gave birth while incapacitated will close

"For some patients at the facility, this is the only home they know or remember," Arizona's governor said.


A woman gave birth after being incapacitated for around a decade. Now police want her male caretakers' DNA.

“None of the staff were aware that she was pregnant until she was pretty much giving birth,” one source said.


Why Scientists Are Playing Nursery Rhymes for Babies While Scanning Their Brains

New research explores the limits of human consciousness and cognition.