Ultrasound used to revive man in coma

Ultrasound used to revive man in coma

The advance may lead to a portable device that can non invasively “wake up” patients in vegetative state. Los Angeles: In a first, US scientists have used low-intensity ultrasound to jump-start the brain of a 25-year-old man recovering from coma. The advance may lead to a portable device that can non invasively “wake up” patients […]

Mind-Body Link Traced to Specific Brain Regions

Mind-Body Link Traced to Specific Brain Regions

The mind-body connection has become a buzzword in recent years, and now, new research in monkeys highlights how the link may actually work. In the study, researchers found a number of areas in the brain that are directly linked to the adrenal glands, which control the body’s response to stress. Specifically, the researchers found links […]