Coming out of the coma, English pensioner spoke in Welsh

Coming out of the coma, English pensioner spoke in Welsh

81-year-old Alan Morgan Batvik out of town, that in the English county of Somerset, threw another medical riddle, and proved once again that modern medicine is very poorly versed in the mysteries of the human brain. After recovering from a coma following the heart attack, he was surprised to find that speaks Welsh. Though earlier linguistic abilities of a noticed and spoke only in English.

Coming out of the coma, English pensioner spoke in Welsh

The Alan childhood, however, lived for several years during the war my grandmother in Wales, but he remembers that never learned the Welsh language, although, of course, a little understood it. Now, suddenly he spoke briefly on it.

Coming out of the coma, English pensioner spoke in Welsh

Doctors Alan Morgan diagnosis "aphasia", the brain disease that affects the part of it that is responsible for it. In most patients, aphasia causes problems with speech and ability to read, but a small part of it causes a surge capacity for languages. Doctors believe that the attack suppressed his memories about the English language and, as it did the Welsh language, which he had heard as a child, but who never spoke, the main language.

Coming out of the coma, English pensioner spoke in Welsh

Alan Morgan had actually re-learn the English language. Native language gave him with great difficulty, but in the end patience prevailed, and now he again speaks English. As for the Welsh language, he again went deep in the brain. Morgan now it almost does not remember.