Dementia and Consciousness: Insights into a Bigger Picture?

There are a multitude of unsolved mysteries when it comes to consciousness research. Consider the oft reported phenomenon of end of life lucidity in dementia patients. If dementia causes a neurological breakdown, what can explain this sudden final restoration of lucidity? Could it be the remaining neurons tapping in to the ‘collective unconscious’, or is … More Dementia and Consciousness: Insights into a Bigger Picture?