Posts Tagged ‘transcranial direct current stimulation’

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…


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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