A rapidly aging global population is leaving health services facing a dementia time bomb. Simulating the effects of the disease in virtual reality may enhance carers understanding of how to...
13 June 2019 Analysis
4 June 2019 News
An at-home, medical-grade brain stimulation headset has launched in the UK. The system, which is partnered with a therapy app, offers an alternative to pharmacological treatment for depression.
28 May 2019 News
Non-invasive brain stimulation may help speed up and improve vision recovery for cortically blind patients following a stroke or similar brain injury.
27 May 2019 News
An artificial intelligence (AI) system has been used to detect a collective of genetic causes for autism spectrum disorder.
20 May 2019 Comment
In general, intracranial stenting is still performed in rare cases, but only when other forms of medical therapy have failed.
17 May 2019 Comment
Approval of ADHD neurostimulation device clears path for treatments of related neurological disorders
GlobalData estimated the global market value for neurostimulation devices to be over $4.5 billion in 2017 and projects exponential growth into the future.
1 May 2019 Comment
Axial motor symptoms are common in patients who live with Parkinson's disease for 10–15 years.
18 April 2019 News
Researchers from Florida Atlantic University College of Engineering and Computer Science have developed wearable motion sensors to detect and monitor medication ON and OFF states in Parkinson’s patients.
17 April 2019 Digital Disruption
Scientists have developed a new technique to measure brain function in milliseconds using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Known as magnetic resonance elastography (MRE), the new technology could be used to...
17 April 2019 News
A series of pilot clinical studies has indicated that non-invasive external stimulation of the vagus nerve alleviates disease symptoms in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.