Video of a split-brain patient

This is a very interesting video on Youtube featuring a patient with intractable epilepsy had his corpus callosum cut.

The Corpus Callosum is very high density collection of nerve fibers that transmit information to and fro both right and left hemispheres.

He was cured from the epilepsy but he remained with a split-brain. A right hemisphere disconnected from the left one and both working independent of each other.

Joe, the patient, doesn't feel this or recognize it at all. However, the condition could be demonstrated experimentally.

OTV: تستهزئ بالمريض النفسي و تشيع معلومات خاطئة

أستضاف برنامج "مساءك سكر زيادة" اليوم شخص ماسخ (معرفتش أسمه) لا يعلم شئ عن الطب النفسي و لكن ظريف لدرجة أنه يعتقد أن السخرية من المرضى النفسيين و أشاعة معلومات خاطئة عن الصحة النفسية هو تسلية. و OTV لم تعلن ان رأي الأخ ده هو نابع من فتحة الشرج بتاعتة.

POLSAT, dubbing and the Polish lector

In the 90s with the appearance of the satellite dish on top of the Egyptian home, the Egyptian youth suddenly became connected to tens of different worlds and spent their very crucial maturation phase in front of tens of channels from different places in the world. Connecting them to cultures, scenes and languages they were totally alien to.

One of those TV channels a Polish channel called POLSAT!

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700 live snakes on an Egyptair plane


;: CAIRO, Egypt (AP) -- Customs officers at Cairo's airport have detained a man bound for Saudi Arabia who was trying to smuggle 700 live snakes on a plane, airport authorities said.

;:The officers were stunned when a passenger, identified as Yahia Rahim Tulba, told them his carryon bag contained live snakes after he was asked to open it.

How to be an elitist doctor

Occasionally doctors do some of the following mistakes and usually they do it in social situations and in non-professional settings. With the aim of starting or maintaining conversation. In other words, they try to sound interesting and make their work sound fun.

But only if their conversation were taped and they hear themselves. They would realize (some of them) that they were highly condescending.

Some of the following are unethical. Others are not, you are not breaching patients' privacy but you are talking generally.

!Here is how to be an elitist doctor:

Discuss how ignorant and dumb some patients might be,

Discuss delusions or strange behavior of patients,

Discuss how unclean some patients might be,