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‘Brain on Fire’ gives perspective on fragility of life

‘Brain on Fire’ gives perspective on fragility of life

Kendall Sedam, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019

Susannah Cahalan had a great life: she was a journalist for The New York Post, she had a loving family and boyfriend and she was independent. One day everything changed and she almost lost it all, including her life. “Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness” is an autobiography about Cahalan’s str...

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