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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Clinical study in international headache journal finds electroCore’s non invasive vagus nerve stimulation effective in treating migraine

Clinical study in international headache journal finds electroCore’s non invasive vagus nerve stimulation effective in treating migraine   BusinessWire · Mar. 13, 2014 | Last Updated: Mar. 13, 2014 10:54 AM ET A study reported (13TH March 2014) in the … Continue reading

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TMS Relieves Symptoms in Teens With Resistant Depression

Medscape Medical News from the: 22nd European Congress of Psychiatry (EPA) This coverage is not sanctioned by, nor a part of, the European Psychiatric Association. Medscape Medical News > Conference News TMS Relieves Symptoms in Teens With Resistant Depression Daniel … Continue reading

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New Tinnitus Treatment Device Developed By Dallas-Based MicroTranspoonder To Be Tested In NIH Clinical Trial

New Tinnitus Treatment Device Developed By Dallas-Based MicroTranspoonder To Be Tested In NIH Clinical Trial Posted by: Sreetama Dutt March 11, 2014 The National Institute of Deafness and other Communicable Disorders ( NIDCD) recently granted funding for a clinical trial … Continue reading

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