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Neuroscientist Dr. Barbara Lipska Recounts Her Illness And Recovery12:30
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Neuroscientist Barbara Lipska, author of "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind: My Tale of Madness and Recovery" (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Neuroscientist Barbara Lipska, author of "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind: My Tale of Madness and Recovery" (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
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In 2015, multiple tumors in Neuroscientist Barbara Lipska's brain caused her to, in her words, go insane. Lipska's new book, "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind," looks back on that experience and explores what her firsthand knowledge can teach us about mental illness and how it affects the human brain.

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Barbara Lipska, director of the Human Brain Collection Core Lab at the National Institute of Mental Health. Her book is "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind."

This segment aired on April 23, 2018.

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