[Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

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[Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

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Researchers are using electric jolts to correct the faulty brain activity that sparks depression.

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Re: [Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

Post by landrew » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:43 pm

If money problems have you depressed, don't cut up your credit cards, just hook up the electrodes and it's happy times again. After all, depression is a medical disorder dontcha know.
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Re: [Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

Post by Gord » Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:37 pm

Depression is a medical condition. But it's not the depression you're thinking of.
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Re: [Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

Post by psychiatry is a scam » Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:09 pm

landrew wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:43 pm
If money problems have you depressed, don't cut up your credit cards, just hook up the electrodes and it's happy times again. After all, depression is a medical disorder dontcha know.
thanks , I was gonna just do an OMG
but its ( what's a word for the opposite of depressing ? ) to read a similar opinion of the mental help? business

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Re: [Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

Post by Gord » Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:51 pm

psychiatry is a scam wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:09 pm
landrew wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:43 pm
If money problems have you depressed, don't cut up your credit cards, just hook up the electrodes and it's happy times again. After all, depression is a medical disorder dontcha know.
thanks , I was gonna just do an OMG
but its ( what's a word for the opposite of depressing ? ) to read a similar opinion of the mental help? business
Exhilarating? Exciting? Manic-inducing?
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Re: [Science News] Brain-zapping implants that fight depression are inching closer to reality

Post by psychiatry is a scam » Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:28 pm

Gord wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:51 pm
psychiatry is a scam wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:09 pm
landrew wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:43 pm
If money problems have you depressed, don't cut up your credit cards, just hook up the electrodes and it's happy times again. After all, depression is a medical disorder dontcha know.
thanks , I was gonna just do an OMG
but its ( what's a word for the opposite of depressing ? ) to read a similar opinion of the mental help? business
Exhilarating? Exciting? Manic-inducing?
nope