Monthly Archives: March 2014

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Offers Hope for Patients with Intractable Depression

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Offers Hope for Patients with Intractable Depression   By: Jennifer WebsterMonday, March 24, 2014Filed under: Medical Devices | Technology | Treatments & Techniques | Psychiatry NeuroStar Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy, an FDA-approved, nonpharmacologic method of neuromodulation, … Continue reading

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Easing Epilepsy With Battery Power

Easing Epilepsy With Battery Power By CATHERINE SAINT LOUISMARCH 24, 2014 Photo Kevin Ramsey, an epilepsy sufferer who has a stimulator in his skull, used a wandlike device to download data on his brain activity. Credit Herb Swanson for The … Continue reading

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Easing Epilepsy With Battery Power

Easing Epilepsy With Battery Power By CATHERINE SAINT LOUISMARCH 24, 2014 Photo Kevin Ramsey, an epilepsy sufferer who has a stimulator in his skull, used a wandlike device to download data on his brain activity. Credit Herb Swanson for The … Continue reading

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Advanced Technology Helps Reduce Seizures For WJ Resident

  Advanced Technology Helps Reduce Seizures For WJ Resident March 13, 2014 | Vol 14 | Issue 2 Erik Wright is living a full life thanks to a new treatment he received for his epilepsy. Living with seizures is a … Continue reading

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Eavesdropping Deep within the Brain

  Eavesdropping Deep within the Brain Long-term recordings of neural activity may help researchers understand the roots of depression and OCD Mar 20, 2014 |By Helen Shen and Nature magazine A neural interface provides a way to communicate with the … Continue reading

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NIH announces recruitment for clinical trial to test new tinnitus treatment device

Institute/Center National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) Contact Robin Latham301-496-7243 Subscribe Receive NIH news releases by e-mail Embargoed for Release: Thursday, March 6, 2014, 12 p.m. EST NIH announces recruitment for clinical trial to test new tinnitus … Continue reading

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Effect of noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation on acute migraine: An open-label pilot study.

Cephalalgia. 2014 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print] Effect of noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation on acute migraine: An open-label pilot study. Goadsby P1, Grosberg B, Mauskop A, Cady R, Simmons K. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: We sought to assess a … Continue reading

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