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TMS for Major Depressive Disorder.

TMS for Major Depressive Disorder.

  TMS: The Nonpharmaceutical Treatment for Depression Do you suffer from depression and are you on medications that don’t give you the control you’re looking for? TMS may be the right choice for you. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is a targeted pulse of magnetic field that specifically targets areas of the brain that have been shown to be underactive in those that suffer from depression. The magnetic field is very similar to what is used in an MRI machine. TMS offers relief from depression without the harmful side effects of pharmaceuticals. According to the Journal of Psychiatry 40% of people taking...

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Robert Eppele
Treating Depression with Meditation.

Treating Depression with Meditation.

  People who don't suffer from depression experience sadness in temporary bursts if they are presented with a difficult situation, such as the loss of a loved one. Afterwards, they are able to return to their happy state of mind. However, when a person is depressed, they dwell on sad moments. Releasing them becomes increasingly difficult, and this can lead to major episodes of depression. Research has also proven that high levels of stress can lead to depression as well. It doesn't matter if the stress is from a positive or negative situation either. For instance, an engaged woman might...

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Robert Eppele

Robert Eppele
Is TMS Safe?.

Is TMS Safe?.

  Clinical depression is a growing problem in America today. As pharmaceutical companies race to come up with new wonder drugs for the treatment of depressive disorders, alternative therapies are also being investigated for the possibility of safer and more reliable solutions. One such therapy is TMS, which is short for "Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation." Is TMS safe? What are the side effects of TMS? First lets get some background. Why TMS is a Good Alternative to Pharmaceuticals? Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is a non-invasive approach which has a lasting positive effect within the brain of a patient with depression. It uses...

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