New magnetic device could soon relieve migraine patients
A new magnetic beam based sci-fi treatment can prove magic for millions of migraine sufferers, researchers say.
Scientists have developed a new device, which can be handled by hand and will deliver a light magnetic pulse on the back of the head.
California-based eNeura Technology has claimed that this magnetic device can claims the device can mitigate the symptoms for up to two hours, the Daily Mail reported.
The research found that three months of treatment was found extremely effective in alleviating the unbearable pain in 73 percent of patients treated in UK clinics.
Moreover, related symptoms of migraine such as nausea, vertigo, memory problems and hypersensitivity to light and noise improved for 63 percent on the tested patients.
More than half found the number of headache days they had, which for some sufferers can be chronic, had declined to some extent.
Migraines are known to be an 'electrical storm' but the new 500-pound magnetic device called the Spring Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation system seems to short-circuit this activity.
The entire findings of the study were revealed at the European Headache and Migraine Trust International Congress in London.
-With inputs from ANI
Read More: National Book Trust | Mobile Technology | Technology Bhawan | Mail | International Airport | Congress Nagar | Congress Nagar Tso | Indian Institute Of Technology | Govt.college Of Technology | Shyambazar Mail Delivery Po | Kharagpur Technology So | Mineral Spring | West Congress Para Ndso | Mail Bazar | Kasap | Jamuaon Dihari | Khopira | Bachari | Daily | Congress
WOMAN RAPED WHILE ALONE, RAPIST ABSCONDING
December 8, 2013 at 9:32 PM
PEOPLE HELPED BJP IN HAT-TRICK; SAYS RAMAN SINGH
December 8, 2013 at 9:28 PM
WE WON BECAUSE OF BLESSINGS OF PEOPLE; SAYS MPs CM
December 8, 2013 at 9:27 PM