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Latest Deep brain stimulation Stories

2012-05-08 09:40:00

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.

Electrodes Implanted In The Brain Could Cure Depression
2012-04-16 12:13:21

A new and radical breakthrough procedure may help doctors treat depression in their patients with the use of electrodes.

2012-04-04 20:52:14

People with severe depression are constantly despondent, lacking in drive, withdrawn and no longer feel joy.

2012-03-27 10:43:08

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.

2012-03-16 23:02:35

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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logocentrism
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.
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