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Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is a safe and effective add-on therapy for type I or II bipolar depression, researchers found.
In an intention-to-treat analysis of 52 patients in the randomized, double-blind, Bipolar Depression Electrical Treatment Trial (BETTER), active tDCS had significantly greater antidepressive effects than a sham procedure (differential effect size of −1.68 with a number needed to treat of 5.8, 565 more words
Researchers report taurine may help to boost remyelination in multiple sclerosis patients.… READ MORE…
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Stimulation of the deepest reaches of the human brain, without cutting the head open, has been a holy grail for many neuroscientist worldwide.
These three words – ‘Deep brain stimulation’ – do not evoke, as a rule, pleasant feelings in us… What does come to your mind in the firstplace when you read or hear about them? 1,164 more words
Researchers Use Electrical Stimulation and Intense Physical Therapy to Help Paralyzed Man Move His Legs
Mayo Clinic and UCLA research supports growing evidence of benefits of electrical stimulation; similar research under way at Shepherd Center.
Mayo Clinic researchers in Rochester, Minn., used electrical stimulation on the spinal cord and intense physical therapy to help a man intentionally move his paralyzed legs, stand and make steplike motions for the first time in three years. 1,025 more words