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Why can’t this man feel whether or not he’s standing up?

Robert M. Mihalek mihalek at FORMULA1.smtp.anes.upmc.edu
Mon Aug 2 12:22:35 EST 1999


In article <933336997.825948 at server.australia.net.au>
"John" <johnhkm at netsprintXXXX.net.au> writes:

> "Through trial and error over three years, Waterman, who lives in Hampshire,
> England, taught himself how to move again by consciously controlling and
> visually monitoring every action. To this day, if the lights go out
> unannounced, he crumples to the floor, unable to budge until they come back
> on. It’s almost impossible for most people to imagine his condition, he
> admits."

What happens if he closes his eyes while standing?


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