Repetitive TMS May Improve Gait, Balance in MS-Related Ataxia
Combined with intensive physical therapy, rTMS over 4 weeks improved gait and balance and decreased falls in patients with ataxia compared with those who received a sham...
14 days ago - Medscape
Targeted TMS May Silence Voices in Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia patients experiencing auditory verbal hallucinations may have significant improvements with a form of magnetic stimulation targeted at precise areas of the brain...
2 monthes ago - Medscape - 2 articles
TMS May Help Distinguish Alzheimer's from Frontotemporal Dementia
Study results may point toward new diagnostic tool
3 monthes ago - MedPageToday - 3 articles
TMS therapy offers hope for senior adults with depression
Late-life depression is a frequent complication of the aging process, occurring in up to 5% of senior adults and in a higher proportion of subjects with coexistent medical...
5 monthes ago - News Medical
New partnership offers medication-free panic attack, disorder treatment
Palo Alto Health Sciences Inc. recently announced a partnership with Silicon Valley TMS to provide the Freespira program for individuals with panic disorders.“Freespira is an...
6 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
FDA grants 510k clearance to MagVita TMS
The FDA recently granted 510k clearance to market MagVita TMS therapy, a repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation system, for treatment of depression.“The new FDA cleared...
6 monthes ago - Healio
Study investigates plasticity of motor representations in patients with brain tumors
Winner of the Brainlab Community Neurosurgery Award, Sandro Krieg, MD, presented his research, Plasticity of Motor Representations in Patients with Brain Lesions: a Navigated...
6 monthes ago - News Medical
FDA Okays TMS Device for Rapid Treatment of Major Depression
It's the only FDA-cleared TMS treatment that can be delivered in under 19 minutes, although treatment time may vary, depending on the physician's recommendation, the company...
7 monthes ago - Medscape
New Brain Stimulation Therapy Helps Treat Drug And Alcohol Addiction
For U.S. adults, dependency rates are currently 12 percent for alcohol and 2-3 percent for illicit drugs . Countless medical therapies exist for addiction and related...
8 monthes ago - The Huffington Post - 2 articles
Brain stimulation may improve bulimia nervosa
Transcranial direct current stimulation briefly improved symptoms of bulimia nervosa in adults, according to recent findings.“Noninvasive brain stimulation enables targeted...
9 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
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'Partridge Family' Star David Cassidy Dead at 67
Musician and actor struggled with substance abuse and had been hospitalized in Florida.
We Can Shop Black Friday Sales From Home, And We Are Here For It
I love the holidays. I love the lights, the music, the food. I love the gift-giving, and baking, and eating. (Okay, I realize food is basically on there twice. It's been quite...
Heart failure kills more Brits than top four cancers
More of us are now developing the deadly condition than getting the four commonest forms of cancer, a major study from Oxford University shows.
Diabetes drug could heart transplant organ rejection
Researchers at Queen Mary University of London successfully repurposed a diabetes drug to prevent rejection without the side effects of current immunosuppressive drugs.
4 Holiday Texts That Get It Right About Invisible Disabilities
By Linda Williams, Ph.D. | Invisible Disability Project This time of year can be especially difficult for those of us with
Sleeping on Back May Increase Risk of Stillbirth
The supine going-to-sleep position is associated with 2.3 times increased risk of stillbirth after 28 weeks of gestation period.
Sugar industry blocked research linking sucrose to cancer
The researchers at the University of California at San Francisco say that, had this paper been published in 1968, it would have led to scrutiny and even regulation of sugar by...
Self-harm has surged among teen girls, CDC data shows
Rates of teens' self-harm in the US, especially among girls, have been rising significantly in recent years, according to new data on emergency room visits from the CDC.
After 8th Child Dies, IKEA Steps Up Dresser Recall
The furniture retailer first announced the recall in 2016.
Experts warn there is a new variant to metabolic problems: Type 3c diabetes...
Misdiagnosing another form of diabetes, called type 3c diabetes or pancreatogenic diabetes, as type 2 diabetes, is making patients sicker by undergoing the wrong treatment...