Monthly Archives: August 2015

‘Awakenings’ Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82 – New York Times

Washington Post 'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82New York TimesNEW YORK — An author and neurologist who explored the wonders of the human brain in books like "Awakenings" has died. Dr. Oliver Sacks was 82. Sack's assistant, Kate Edgar, says he died Sunday at his home in New York City. Sacks had announced […]

‘Awakenings’ Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82 – New York Times

Washington Post 'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82New York TimesNEW YORK — An author and neurologist who explored the wonders of the human brain in books like "Awakenings" has died. Dr. Oliver Sacks was 82. Sack's assistant, Kate Edgar, says he died Sunday at his home in New York City. Sacks had announced […]

‘Awakenings’ Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82 – New York Times

Washington Post 'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82New York TimesNEW YORK — An author and neurologist who explored the wonders of the human brain in books like "Awakenings" has died. Dr. Oliver Sacks was 82. Sack's assistant, Kate Edgar, says he died Sunday at his home in New York City. Sacks had announced […]

‘Awakenings’ Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82 – New York Times

Washington Post 'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82New York TimesNEW YORK — An author and neurologist who explored the wonders of the human brain in books like "Awakenings" has died. Dr. Oliver Sacks was 82. Sack's assistant, Kate Edgar, says he died Sunday at his home in New York City. Sacks had announced […]

‘Awakenings’ Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82 – New York Times

Washington Post 'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82New York TimesNEW YORK — An author and neurologist who explored the wonders of the human brain in books like "Awakenings" has died. Dr. Oliver Sacks was 82. Sack's assistant, Kate Edgar, says he died Sunday at his home in New York City. Sacks had announced […]

‘Awakenings’ Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82 – New York Times

Washington Post 'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies at 82New York TimesNEW YORK — An author and neurologist who explored the wonders of the human brain in books like "Awakenings" has died. Dr. Oliver Sacks was 82. Sack's assistant, Kate Edgar, says he died Sunday at his home in New York City. Sacks had announced […]

‘Awakenings’ author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82 – Washington Post

Washington Post 'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82Washington PostNEW YORK — There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat.Oliver Sacks: Neurologist […]

‘Awakenings’ author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82 – Washington Post

Washington Post 'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82Washington PostNEW YORK — There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat.Oliver Sacks: Neurologist […]

Challenged on Left and Right, the Fed Faces a Decision on Rates – New York Times

New York Times Challenged on Left and Right, the Fed Faces a Decision on RatesNew York TimesJACKSON HOLE, Wyo. — Conservative activists who want the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates distributed chocolate coins in golden wrappers at the local airport last week as Fed officials arrived for their annual policy retreat. Liberal activists …Fed […]

Oliver Sacks, doctor of ‘Awakenings’ and poet laureate of medicine, dies at 82 – Washington Post

ABC News Oliver Sacks, doctor of 'Awakenings' and poet laureate of medicine, dies at 82Washington PostOliver Sacks, the world-renowned neurologist and author who chronicled maladies and ennobled the afflicted in books that were regarded as masterpieces of medical literature, died Aug. 30 at his home in Manhattan. He was 82. Dr. Sacks — whom millions …Oliver […]