Dr. Sanjay Gupta

January 2014
Prevention;Jan2014, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p60
In this article neurosurgeon Sanjay Gupta discusses prosopagnosia, trouble in recognizing faces, with which American actor Brad Pitt is also suffering. He mentions that inprosopagnosia the visual parts of brain do not work properly and those who suffer from it try to remember a person with dressing style or smell. He informs that the brains' right hemisphere plays a major role in face blindness and highlights that the problem occurs due to a trauma to that part of brain.


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