UCI Health treats first prostate cancer patient with latest high-intensity ultrasound device
UCI Medical Center has become the first hospital in the U.S. to treat prostate cancer patients using the Focal One system, an advanced high-intensity focused ultrasound...
22 days ago - UC Irvine Health - 2 articles
Magnetic Brain Stimulation: 'Huge Amount of Promise'
TMS could still shift the psychiatric treatment paradigm, despite failure in VA trial
2 monthes ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Cerebellar TMS May Improve Gait, Balance in Post-Stroke Hemiparesis
"Very exciting" results with magnetic stimulation in small trial
3 monthes ago - MedPageToday
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...
6 monthes ago - Medscape
3-Minute TMS for Depression OK'd; Top Psych Hospitals Ranked; Rapid Brain Aging
News and commentary from the psychiatry world
7 monthes 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...
7 monthes 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...
9 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...
11 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...
One year 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...
One year ago - ScienceDaily
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Listeria Fears Prompt Avocado Recall in 6 States
The recall is for conventional and organic avocados that were grown and packed in California. No cases of illness from the avocadoes have been reported.
Viral Thread About ‘Airplane Creeps' Proves Women Aren't Safe From...
This Twitter thread shows women are not safe from harassment anywhere - even on a plane While women face harassment from men just about everywhere, the scariest moments come...
Walking downhill after meals may protect your bones from decay after the...
Nutrients from food are believed to be absorbed best this way, researchers at the University of Michigan said. Walking uphill doesn't have the same affect, blood tests from a...
How pollution could be killing your SPERM: Breathing in tiny toxic particles...
Researchers at Sao Paulo University exposed groups of mice to pollution at varies ages before testing their sperm production in adulthood.
Gender-bending chemicals in DUST 'could be making children fat'
A study by Duke University of more than 190 dust samples from US homes revealed the grime can contain up to 70 chemicals that are known to cause fat cell development or...
Oxytocin Modulates Brain's Reward Responses to Food
Oxytocin modifies the pathways in the brain specifically during their responses to highly palatable, rewarding foods, as per new research.
Obesity Might Cause Early Puberty In Boys
A new study has shown that boys with obesity enter puberty at an earlier age than average.
New Guideline Recommends Simpler Medication Regimens, Looser Glycemic...
New guideline suggests that simplifying medication regimens and tailoring glycemic targets can improve the quality of life in older adults with diabetes.
Younger Women may Respond Poorly to Keto Diet: Study
Women on the ketogenic diet are less likely than males to encounter notable weight loss and are more likely to display impaired blood sugar control, finds a new study.
Patients Bear Higher Financial Burden for Growth Hormone Therapy Despite FDA...
Using insurance data, a new study reveals that the cost burden for growth hormone treatment has increased over time for patients and their families.