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The Electrifying Effect Of Astrocytes On Depression

The benefits of stimulating the brain with an electrical current to reduce depressive symptoms come from its effects on astrocytes, not neurons.

Deep Brain Stimulation Could Treat Dementia

A study in mice suggests that deep brain stimulation could be helpful in the treatment of dementia.

Reducing Anxiety With Brain Stimulation

Just 20 minutes of brain stimulation could help reduce the unhelpful patterns of attention associated with high levels of anxiety, study says.

Can Electrical Brain Stimulation Treat Bipolar Disorder? New Trial To Find Out.

Applying mild electrical currents to the brain has been shown to be an effective treatment for depression, but can it be used to treat people with bipolar disorder?