Dr. Taylor is a neuroanatomist. In 1996 a blood vessel in her brain exploded. She watched her mind fail. Walking, talking, remembering — all gone in four hours.
But her mother wouldn’t give up. For eight years they fought back. This book recounts their experience.
Some resources (the interview and video are highly recommended):
- Fresh Air interview.
- TED video.
- Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) diagram.
- Amazon has the book in paperback.
- Dr. Taylor’s website.
We had a nice dinner. Nicky served her famous cheese and tomato pie. Louise brought a disgusting dessert: