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Science  23 Mar 2018:
Vol. 359, Issue 6382, pp. 1341
DOI: 10.1126/science.aas9782

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In The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind, Barbara Lipska shares the story of her firsthand experience with metastatic brain cancer. In doing so, she provides readers the opportunity to foster a "sense of connection with others who suffer" and to combat continued stigmatizing of mental illness.