Terminal Lucidity: a Brief Exploration (BBC Radio 4 / PubMed / Google Scholar)


Unexpected (apparent?) return of mental clarity and cognitive function in cases of severe dementia, shortly before death – a widely under-recognised phenomenon? Questions, about the fundamental relationship between brain and mind, are explored in an open-minded and even-handed manner.

Full Audio Link


Jenkins, J. (2020). Lightning before death. London: BBC Radio 4’s Out of the Ordinary, March 2nd 2020.

A quick PubMed search on this subject. A quick Google Scholar search on this subject.

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