October 15, 2012 | Lifestyle.INQ

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Day: October 15, 2012

Life after death? Neurosurgeon says he’s been there

Eben Alexander’s quick trip to heaven started with a headache. It was November 2008 and a rare bacterial meningitis was fast on its way to shutting down the University of Virginia neurosurgeon’s neocortex — the part of the brain that deals with sensory perception and conscious thought.