Electrical Stimulation, Neuroimaging TBI/PTSD Study

Electrical Stimulation, Neuroimaging TBI/PTSD Study

Studies Using Electrical Stimulation, Neuroimaging Aim for New Insights on TBI, PTSD By Mike Richman VA Research Communications VA scientists are studying an experimental electrical stimulation technique, coupled with neuroimaging, to learn how mild traumatic brain injury interacts with PTSD in specific areas of the brain. Researchers at the VA San Diego Healthcare System are […]

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Acute Sleep Modulation and Traumatic Brain Injury Study

Acute Sleep Modulation and Traumatic Brain Injury Study

Sleep Modulation Alleviates Axonal Damage and Cognitive Decline after Rodent Traumatic Brain Injury Marta Morawska, Fabian Buchele, Carlos Goncalves Moreira, Lukas L. Imbach, Daniela Noain, & Christian R. Baumann Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Zurich, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability worldwide. It produces diffuse […]

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MCN Neurofeedback Is Good News for Concussion Sufferers

MCN Neurofeedback Is Good News for Concussion Sufferers

MCN Neurofeedback & the Reduction in Concussion Symptoms Written by Linda Edwards, RN, MSN A leading brain imaging research team at UC San Diego studied IASIS Micro-Current Neurofeedback (MCN Neurofeedback) in individuals who suffered a concussion. A striking 53.6% reduction in abnormal brainwaves and a 52.8% reduction in post-concussive symptoms were achieved after only twelve […]

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Regulation of Glial Cells

Regulation of Glial Cells

Integrins and Nitric Oxide in the Regulation of Glial Cells: Potential Roles in Pathological Pain Kazuo Maruyama, Takayuki Okamoto and Motomu Shimaoka Glial cells form physical connections with neurons and vascular endothelial cells in the brain, thereby constructing the elaborate networks of the tripartite synapse and the neurovascular unit, respectively. In addition to supporting neurons, […]

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Pilot Treatment Study for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Pilot Treatment Study for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

A Pilot Treatment Study for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Neuroimaging Changes Detected by MEG After Low-Intensity Pulse-Based Transcranial Electrical Stimulation Background Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is a leading cause of sustained impairments in military service members, Veterans, and civilians. However, few treatments are available for mTBI, partially because the mechanism of persistent mTBI deficits […]

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Transcranial Electrical Stimulation Shows Promise

Transcranial Electrical Stimulation Shows Promise

Transcranial Electrical Stimulation Shows Promise for Treating Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Link to Science Daily Article ​Using a form of low-impulse electrical stimulation to the brain, documented by neuroimaging, researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) and collaborators elsewhere, report significantly improved neural function […]

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Renowned Dr Shallenberger Endorses MCN

Renowned Dr Shallenberger Endorses MCN

Recently, world-renowned Dr. Frank Shallenberger, of The Nevada Center of Alternative and Anti-Aging Medicine, endorsed the effectiveness of the IASIS MCN Micro Current Neurofeedback system after seeing countless patients with debilitating illness, recover after being treated with the IASIS MCN system. Below is Dr. Shallenberger’s interview of Barry Bruder, President and COO of IASIS Technologies, […]

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PTSD Screening Recommended Annually

PTSD Screening Recommended Annually

PTSD Screening Recommended For Returning Troops WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine recommended Friday that soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan undergo annual screening for post-traumatic stress disorder and that federal agencies conduct more research to determine how well the various treatments for PTSD are working. Of the 2.6 million service members deployed to Iraq […]

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PTSD Drug Research & Memory Formation

PTSD Drug Research & Memory Formation

An article entitled Erasing Painful Memories in the May 2012 issue of Scientific American reviews some of the current PTSD drug research on the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Memory is no longer seen as a passive process of recording impressions. Rather, it is ongoing activity at the cellular and neurochemical level. It is […]

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