We are very familiar with the word called ‘sixth sense’ that is beyond the senses of sight, smell, taste, touch and hearing.
It may sound weird but some scientists have found that sixth sense does exist in human beings; however, it has nothing to do with the ability to see ghosts.
Scientists in America have found a gene called ‘intuition gene’.
It was discovered with the help of two young patients with rare genetic neurological disorder who have a mutation in the 'Piezo2' gene affecting their body awareness.
The patients could barely walk and were touch-blinds. They could not feel vibrations from a buzzing tuning fork as well as the control subjects could. They were less sensitive towards some kinds of touch.
Still, they were able to feel pain, itch and temperature normally.
According to the scientists, what's remarkable about these patients is how much their nervous systems compensate for their lack of touch and body awareness.