Nez was plagued by nightmares and spent more than five months in a San Francisco military hospital. His father came to his rescue, explaining that his nightmares were caused by the spirits of dead Japanese. Nez underwent a traditional healing ceremony, and the dreams largely ceased.” (6-18-14) 298.
My condition was so severe I went psycho, he said in a 2005 lecture. Yet of the returned code talkers, he considered himself among the lucky ones. The World Feeds Our Brains ‘Our brains are constantly, subtly being primed in fascinating ways by our physical surroundings.
The Wounds of War A code talker in World War II, using the Navajo language to befuddle Japanese intelligence agents, Chester Nez , who just passed away, had a tough life in and out of war.
He surmounted his bad dreams with traditional Indian spirit healing: "Prohibited, like all the men of the 382nd, from discussing his service, Mr.
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If this illicit desire is fulfilled by happenstance, schadenfreude ensues. David Hubel, who was half of an enduring scientific team that won a Nobel Prize for explaining how the brain assembles information from the eye’s retina to produce detailed visual images of the world, died on Sunday in Lincoln, Mass.,” according to the “Dr. Wiesel’s work further showed that sensory deprivation early in life can permanently alter the brain’s ability to process images.
Clive James captured the feeling in a poem that takes its title from its first line: The book of my enemy has been remaindered/ And I am pleased.” See "Our Pleasure in Others' Misfortune," New York Times, December 23, 2013. Their findings led to a better understanding of how to treat certain visual birth defects.” “By measuring the electrical impulses of cells in the visual cortex, the scientists discovered that cells respond to straight lines, movement and contrast — features that delineate objects in the environment.
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