In the News
“Scientists Discover Possible Cure For Fear Of Heights Using VR And Magnetic Brain Stimulation”
IBT Times reports that using a combination of therapies, including TMS, could help people ‘unlearn’ fears and phobias.
“New Research Found Antidepressants May Increase Risk Of Early Death”
Canadian Newspaper the National Post reports on new research which suggests antidepressants dispensed by the millions in Canada increase the risk of dying early.
“Magnetic Brain Stimulation May Quiet ‘Voices’ in Schizophrenia”
Health Day Reporter Alan Mozes looks at the use of TMS as a treatment for Schizoprenia as a promising alternative for patients who do not respond to antipsychotics.
“How Science Is Unlocking The Secrets Of Addiction”
The National Geographic looks at global treatments for addiction, including the use of TMS to treat cocaine addiction.
“Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Shows Promise In Autism Spectrum Disorder”
Reports from the annual conference of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America explore the potential of TMS treatment as a potential treatment for autism spectrum symptoms.
“Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Over the Left Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex Reduced Cravings in Substance Dependent Individuals After 5 Consecutive Daily Treatments”
Findings from a report presented at the 29th Annual U.S. Psychiatric & Mental Health Congress, held October 21-24, 2016, in San Antonio, Texas.
“Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Effective for Major Depressive Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder”
Psychiatric Advisor reports that up to half of individuals diagnosed with major depressive disorder do not respond to first-line treatment and looks at transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) as an alternative.