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By On January 27th, 2017

Can Electrical Brain Stimulation Treat Bulimia?

A new small study suggests that electrical brain stimulation may be able to help people who live with bulimia resist symptoms like the urge to binge-eat and restrict food intake. The report, published in the journal PLOS One, claims that sending a small and non-invasive electrical current into a region of the brain called the…

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By On December 18th, 2014

Brain Stimulation May Make Anxiety Treatment More Effective

Researchers at The University of Western Australia and the University of Oxford may have found a new way to combat anxiety and depression by using brain stimulation to help retrain negative cognitive habits, according to a new report published in Biological Psychiatry. The findings say 20 approximately 20 minutes of targeted electrical stimulation to a region…

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