What Is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)?

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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation or TMS is the first scientifically based treatment for depression. It was FDA approved three years ago, now there's almost 400 practices that provide it. It essentially involves providing a magnetic pulse to the part of the brain that contributes to depression, and has been shown to be more effective, fast acting, safer and side effect free and more durable than conventional enter the person medications.