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Brain stimulation for Depression – TMS explained

ABC program All in the Mind looks at TMS

About 1 in 5 people with clinical depression are not helped by anti-depressant medication—so alternative treatments are being explored. One of them is TMS: Trans-cranial Magnetic Stimulation. It’s a non-invasive method of passing a magnetic pulse through the skin to a focused part of the brain, and it’s showing real promise. Hear about one young man’s experience of this treatment.