What Depression Stole From Me, What A Brain Implant Restored
Liss Murphy of Boston shares her story of the devastating depression that overtook her and the experimental Deep Brain Stimulation that has helped her recover. Researchers are now attempting to bring such brain implant technology to the next level for psychiatric disorders.
Unlocking The Brain: Are We Entering A Golden Age Of Neuroscience?
Brain science is entering what some researchers say may be a golden age, gaining important new insights into the workings of the brain -- even as brain disorders, from autism to Alzheimer's to mental illness -- are increasingly recognized as a worldwide scourge affecting over a billion people and growing rapidly.