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What Is rTMS Therapy and How Is It Used to Treat Depression? [Video]

A line in this week’s Federal Budget allocating $288.5 million to repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) therapy might pass most people by.

This is a brain stimulation technique that’s been used to treat conditions such as depression for almost 10 years in Australia, but which has not been funded through Medicare and so has had very limited availability.

Soon, it will be available on the Medicare Benefits Schedule for people with depression that hasn’t responded to other treatments, funding I’ve led applications for since 2012, and treatment I provide.

While we know rTMS can work, and is generally safe, we’re not entirely sure how it works. Here’s what the evidence says so far.

What is it?

In rTMS, a machine produces and applies a highly targeted, pulsed magnetic field to a specific area of the brain, towards the front, known as the prefrontal cortex. This is an area we believe isn’t working normally in people with depression.

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Armaan Malik on singing for Vijay Sethupathi, Sidharth Shukla, Collab with Eric Nam, Mental Health [Video]

Singer #ArmaanMalik sits down with Bollywood Hungama's senior journalist Monica Yadav to discuss his latest songs in #Bellbottom, Bhoot Police and Annabelle Sethupathi, his international work over the past few works, first international collaboration with Korean-American artist Eric Nam and DJ KSHMR. He also talks about the late #SidharthShukla and singing the song Kya Kiya Hai Tune for Broken & Beautiful 3. The singer talks about working with his music composer brother Amaal Malik and his journey with mental health. Check it out.Also, do not forget to subscribe to Bollywood Hungama:https://www.youtube.com/user/hungama?sub_confirmation=1Watch more Exclusive Celebrity Interviews right here http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/Like Bollywood Hungama on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/bollywoodhungamacomFollow Bollywood Hungama on Twitter:https://twitter.com/BollyhungamaDownload Hungama Play Application Now - Android - https://bit.ly/HungamaPlayAndroidiOS (Apple) - https://bit.ly/HungamaPlayApple

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6 Signs Someone's Secretly Suffering Inside [Video]

Many people go through life carrying trauma from the past. The people who may seem the happiest carry a burden that they don’t talk about, keeping it locked in their heads. But mental illness incidences are more common than you think, you’re bound to know someone who is secretly hurting inside. So here are a few signs. Original article & sources: https://psych2go.net/6-signs-that-someone-is-secretly-hurting-inside/We also made a video on the signs someone is secretly hiding their pain from you: https://youtu.be/AX9ArHCptFMWriter: Joshua Munoz Script Editor: Vanessa Tao Script Manager: Kelly Soong VO: Amanda Silvera Animator: Marissa Rose Maldonado ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCd6izK93Y7rBC60IJL9Hdeg )YouTube Manager: Cindy Cheong Join this channel to get access to perks:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkJEpR7JmS36tajD34Gp4VA/joinWould you like to animate for the team? Check out this: https://psych2go.net/interested-in-animating-for-pych2go-faq/Interested in writing for psych2go? Check out: https://psych2go.net/script-writing-position-faqs/