Re: Vagus Nerve: LOL good medicine

Ken Clements (
Tue, 12 Oct 1999 09:27:06 -0700

"J. R. Molloy" wrote:

> Brain Shocks May Help Depression
> WASHINGTON (AP) _ The former shipbuilder had severe depression
> unrelieved by any of today's therapies, so sick he had trouble even
> leaving his house. Then doctors implanted a pacemaker-like device
> to stimulate a part of his brain thought important for mood _ and
> that very day the man laughed.

I saw this story in the paper this morning and thought "Well, here we go ...