What did Eben Alexander have? Alexander contracted bacterial meningitis. The deadly infection soaked his brain and sent him into a deep coma. During that week, as life slipped away, he now says, he was living intensely in his mind.
Is Eben Alexander still a neurosurgeon? WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Eben Alexander Jr., M.D., a pioneering academic neurosurgeon at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, died early today at his home here. He was 91.
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What is the book Proof of Heaven about? The book describes a near-death experience Alexander had while suffering from what should have been a fatal case of acute, gram-negative Escherichia coli bacterial meningitis, while on a ventilator and in a coma. Alexander describes how the experience changed his perceptions of life and the afterlife.