Surgery Complication Feels Like 'Living Death'

What if you accidentally woke up in the middle of your surgery? It's called anesthesia awareness -- a rare, but serious surgical phenomenon of being paralyzed by drugs, yet mentally alert, under general anesthesia. 'Living Death' "You're screaming inside your body," said Carol Weihrer, a victim of anesthesia awareness. "You're trying to crawl off the gurney, you're trying to move a toe, you're trying to wince ... and there is absolutely nothing you can do." Weihrer woke up on the operating...Full Story
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