Rebooting the Brain

Dr. Helen S. Mayberg, faculty member in Neuroscience, is mentioned in a Portland Tribune article about her research in deep brain stimulation. Mayberg has experimented with implants to help patients suffering from depression.... stimulating one tiny spot in the brain with an electrode has greatly relieved the symptoms of severe depression in well more than half of her patients, Mayberg asserts.  

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