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"A Cloud Has Been Lifted": What Deep-Brain Stimulation Tells Us About Depression and Depression Treatments
Some remarkable lessons have been learned by Dr. Helen Mayberg and her colleagues in their application of deepbrain stimulation in... Read More
Over the course of a five-year study, patients with treatment-resistant depression who were treated with vagus nerve stimulation in addition... Read More
Electroconvulsive Therapy Can Reduce Depression
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in combination with antidepressant medication rapidly relieves the symptoms of major depression in older adults, according to... Read More
When treating severe depression with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), using stronger electric charges on just one side of the brain is... Read More
Among Janet Larsen’s family mementos, carefully preserved and passed down by her mother, is a letter addressed to Janet’s father,... Read More