Invisible Illness
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Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation for ADHD

Does an electrical forehead patch really reduce symptoms of ADHD?

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Can zapping someone’s forehead really improve attention, impulsivity, distractibility, and hyperactivity? More than two years ago, the FDA approved the first medical device for treating children with ADHD. The electrical stimulation reduced symptoms of ADHD in children who weren’t taking any…

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