Do 'Brain Wearables' Actually Work?03:48


The makers of "brain wearables" claim the devices curb stress, allow people to get more sleep, boost creativity and athleticism — even address serious medical conditions. But many experts warn against these claims. Here & Now's Robin Young talks with Megan Thielking (@meggophone), who covers mental health for STAT, the health and medicine publication.

This segment aired on May 30, 2019.

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