TMS Promising for Methamphetamine Withdrawal
Few agents are currently available to manage withdrawal symptoms in people addicted to drugs of abuse. Transcranial magnetic stimulation might be a viable alternative, a study...
8 days ago - Medscape
3-Minute TMS for Depression OK'd; Top Psych Hospitals Ranked; Rapid Brain Aging
News and commentary from the psychiatry world
1 month ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
BrainsWay receives FDA clearance for Deep TMS system to treat adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder
BrainsWay Ltd., the parent company of BrainsWay USA, Inc., and a global leader in the advanced non-invasive treatment of brain disorders, today announces that it has received...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
What effect does transcranial magnetic stimulation have on the brain?
Researchers have gained new insights on the question of how transcranial magnetic stimulation effects functional interconnectivity of neurons. For visualization, they employed...
3 monthes ago - ScienceDaily
TMS Device May Offer Nondrug Option for Migraine Prevention
An FDA-approved device that delivers transcranial single-pulse magnetic stimulation significantly reduces the number of migraine headache days per month, potentially providing...
5 monthes ago - Medscape
Deep TMS technology reduces symptoms of fatigue in MS patients
Up to 90 percent of people living with MS report experiencing severe fatigue. Fatigue can have a serious impact on both a person's work and social life, and leads many patients...
7 monthes ago - News Medical
Deep brain stimulation: A new treatment approach in patients with multiple sclerosis
A pilot study has shown that treatment with deep transcranial magnetic stimulation significantly reduces symptoms of fatigue in patients with multiple sclerosis. The results...
7 monthes ago - ScienceDaily
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...
10 monthes 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...
One year ago - Medscape - 2 articles
TMS May Help Distinguish Alzheimer's from Frontotemporal Dementia
Study results may point toward new diagnostic tool
One year ago - MedPageToday - 3 articles
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Mystery of Gut-brain Connection Decoded
A surprising array of conditions, from appetite disorders and obesity to arthritis and depression, may get their start in the gut.
It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed
A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found.
First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial
The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won a $20 million grant to make their ideas a...
Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...
Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as...
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection
Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England.
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
Insulin Shows Promise in Treating Chronic Bowel Inflammation
Insulin has been found to reduce inflammation in Chronic bowel inflammation condition.