TMS in the News
July 04, 2017
Cyborgs may soon be more common than you ever expected. It sounds like science fiction, but visionary researchers are working to overcome the technical obstacles involved with helping people live better lives through technologies that interact with the human body.
June 06, 2017
Teenagers have a reputation for being sulky and irritable.
But when occasional moodiness extends into months of persistent melancholy, it can be an early sign a child is suffering depression, according to Monash Health child psychiatrist Michael Gordon...
May 25, 2017
A clinical trial for a type of brain stimulation therapy is planned at Surrey Memorial Hospital, and one expert says it can help youth suffering from addiction and depression, when all other options have failed...
June 01, 2017
Late-life depression (LLD) 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 illnesses.
May 18, 2017
A technology that uses magnetism to regulate neural activity shows a small benefit in patients with mild forms of the disease.
On the heels of one failed drug trial after another, a recent study suggests people with early Alzheimer’s disease could reap modest benefits from a device that uses magnetic fields to produce small electric currents in the brain.
April 19, 2017
In the review, researchers looked at the latest work on two noninvasive brain-stimulation techniques, and found that for people with obesity, both electrical and magnetic pulses yielded promising, though very preliminary, results. The main target of the brain stimulation is usually a region called the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex, which is linked to dietary self-control, the review said.
April 26, 2017
The new project will involve Aalto University and the University of Eastern Finland working together to develop electromagnetic brain stimulation methods and the recording of brain activity that results from the stimulation.
February 21, 2017
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When medications no longer work for fighting depression, some doctors are turning to another treatment which is magnetic waves from a helmet. Every 20 seconds Patricia Minor of Dunbar feels magnetic waves through a helmet she wears for a treatment.
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Dr. Tarique Perera: Precise Treatment with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
May 19, 2017
Dr. Tarique Perera comes on Bulletproof Radio today to discuss how Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) can help in the recovery of brain trauma, PTSD, depression, and physical injury.
Dr. Tarique Perera is a board psychiatrist with an MD from Harvard. He is a world-class expert in medication management and psychotherapy, a thought leader in psychopharmacology and has been ranked as one of the best psychiatrists in America. Dr. Perera is also the President of the Clinical TMS Society and the founder of Contemporary Care, the leader in administering TMS treatment. His advancements in TMS treatment were featured on the Dr. Oz show.
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