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Oliver Sacks teaches us what it’s like to be ‘face to face with dying’

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In an op-ed penned for the New York Times, 81-year-old Oliver Sacks revealed today that he has terminal cancer. Continue reading ? The post Oliver Sacks teaches us what it’s like to be ‘face to face with dying’ appeared first on PBS...

Oliver Sacks, neurologist and acclaimed author, dies at 82

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Oliver Sacks, the famed neurologist and author who was called the "poet laureate of medicine" died in his New York City home on Sunday. He was 82. Continue reading ? The post Oliver Sacks, neurologist and acclaimed author, dies at 8...

Oliver Sacks, Famed Neurologist Chronicled in ‘Awakenings’, Dead At 82

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Oliver Sacks, the neurologist whose 1973 nonfiction novel Awakenings was adapted into a 1990 Oscar-nominated film of the same name, has died. He was 82. Oliver Sacks was perhaps best noted for his work with post-encephalitic patient...

The Neurological and the Divine: An Interview with Oliver Sacks

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Physician and professor Oliver Sacks is the author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Awakenings, and Musicophilia, among many other works. A few months ago, Dr. Sacks—whose moving, fascinating collections of case studies ne...

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Writer-neurologist Oliver Sacks, no stranger to exploring the odd workings of the human mind, reveals a few of his own exploits in new book 'Hallucinations.' NEW YORK — Oliver Sacks never meant to be part of the story. Indeed, much ...

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