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Stimulating the Brain Could Help with Manic Depression

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Deep brain stimulation may be a safe and effective way to give relief to people suffering from manic depression.

Researchers at Emory University found high-frequency stimulation to specific parts of the brain significantly decreased depression and increased function for patients who hadn't seen improvements with other treatments.