A pacemaker for the brain helped a woman with crippling depression….

An experimental pacemaker-like device that sends a steady stream of electric shocks to the brain offers a beacon of hope for millions of Americans with severe depression. The device controls the amount of electrical stimulation sent to an area of the brain that regulates emotions called the subcallosal cingulate. The electrical device helped Emily Hollenbeck …

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