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He could treat a patient, diagnose a mental illness, read an EEG and dash off a paper, all before heading off to the country club for a round of golf.
We know the stigma they carry in addition to their illness is already terrible enough. Others tested the pleasure reflex under carefully controlled laboratory conditions; Heath handed patients the control boxes and set them loose to juice themselves as they saw fit. OK, Democrats: The other, a year-old nightclub entertainer with narcolepsy, was given a self-stimulation unit with three buttons, each linked via electrodes to a different part of the brain.
At around that time, he began testing the effects of marijuana on monkeys by blowing smoke into their cages: