ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012
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(Studio: Terry Moran) The story of Harvard neurosurgeon Eben Alexander, who nearly died from an e.coli meningitis infection that led to a coma, and his claim he went to heaven and came back presented. [ALEXANDER - shows his brain scan; states what happened when he went to heaven; calls this a profound experience and not an hallucination.] The skepticism about this from other neuroscientists and his written description of what happened noted.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Further coverage of this story on "Nightline" noted.
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