Monthly Archives: February 2016

Intranasal Formulation Studied for Seizure Cluster Patients

Increased seizure activity including seizure clusters (SCs) and acute repetitive seizures (ARS) are seizure emergencies that require prompt medical attention. Immediate and effective treatment is needed or these seizures may progress to status epilepticus. Treatment in a hospital setting is … Continue reading

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Non-invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation For Depression

A new study published in the current issue of Biological Psychiatry describes successful reduction of depressive symptoms in patients using a novel non-invasive method of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS). Traditional vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) is a neurostimulation technique that has been used … Continue reading

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