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Neurostimulation
Neurostimulation lowers need for opioids in chronic pain

Recognizing that treatment of chronic pain can be confounding, the Neuromodulation Appropriateness Consensus Committee (NACC), an international group of more t…

Darrin Gordon
Neurostimulation
Brain-shocking therapy may work by boosting calcium in the brain

We might finally be figuring out how an increasingly popular therapy that uses electricity to boost the brain’s functioning has its effects – by pushing up lev…

Darrin Gordon
Neurostimulation
Unexpected Benefits of tDCS in Depressed Patients

The application of novel brain stimulation techniques to treat depression, and possibly other neuropsychiatric disorders, is a new and rapidly growing field. A…

Loretta Mullins
Neurostimulation
Massage Therapy And Neurostimulation For Pain Relief

Based on Advanced Pain Management, a clinic specializing in the implantable, reversible pain management program,“neurostimulation therapy treatment, also calle…

Albert Bass
Neurostimulation
Organic ink may restore sight to blind people

A simple retinal prosthesis has been developed in cooperation between Tel Aviv University in Israel and Linköping University in Sweden. Fabricated utilizing ch…

Albert Bass
Neurostimulation
Why Choose Spinal Cord Stimulation (Neurostimulation Therapy)?

What is Spinal Cord Stimulation (Neurostimulation Therapy)?

Spinal cord stimulation is delivered with a small spinal cord stimulator—similar to a pacemaker—th…

Albert Bass
Neurostimulation
Could Brain Stimulation be a Therapy For Anorexia Nervosa?

Anorexia nervosa affects millions of people throughout the world. It has a high mortality rate and the therapies that are currently available are highly ineffe…

Loretta Mullins
Neurostimulation
Laser heat could improve prostate cancer treatment

Researchers have found that an experimental treatment - the precise application of heat via laser to a tumour - is not only feasible and safe in men with inter…

Lila Bridges
Neurostimulation
tDCS – A Therapy For The Future?

Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is a non-invasive, painless brain stimulation method which uses electrical currents to modulate neuronal activit…

Betsy Romero
Neurostimulation
The Science and Snake Oil of Neurostimulation

What if learning a skill only required donning a cap that used electric currents to tickle your brain in just the right way?

This is the question posed in an …

Betsy Romero
Neurostimulation
Limit to Human Life May be Around 115

Human life spans may be limited to a maximum of about 115 years, claim US scientists.

Their conclusions, published in the journal Nature, were made by analysi…

Brendan Obrien
Neurostimulation
Brain stimulation holds promise for anorexia

Anorexia nervosa is a devastating, often fatal disease, in which voluntary food restriction severely compromises physical and mental health. Because current tr…

Darrin Gordon
Neurostimulation
Prostate Cancer Laser Treatment Cures Half of Trial Subjects

Normal side effects like erectile dysfunction were almost non-existant.

A new prostate cancer treatment that combines lasers and deep-sea bacteria could be “t…

Lila Bridges