Latest Deep brain stimulation Stories
A study on a handful of people with suspected mild Alzheimer's disease (AD) suggests that a device that sends continuous electrical impulses to specific "memory" regions of the brain appears to increase neuronal activity.
A new and radical breakthrough procedure may help doctors treat depression in their patients with the use of electrodes.
People with severe depression are constantly despondent, lacking in drive, withdrawn and no longer feel joy.
For nearly 30 years, Tom Rogers’ left hand would shake when he tried to use it, making even simple tasks such as drinking a glass of water, writing a check, or making a sandwich challenging.
A new book by Sally Hunter, published in February 2012, is entitled You Can’t Keep a Good Man Down: From Parkinson's to a New Life with Deep Brain Stimulation.
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