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Finding consciousness outside the brain, and using DNA to reunite families

Finding consciousness outside the brain, and using DNA to reunite families
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First this week, Contributing Correspondent Emily Underwood talks with host Sarah Crespi about the surprising role of the vagus nerve which connects the brain to organs like the heart and digestive tractin processes once thought to be solely controlled by the brain, such as consciousness and memory.

Next, SaraKatsanis , a research assistant professor atLurie Childrens Hospital and Northwestern University, talks about the that have been separated by everything from government policies to natural disasters.
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