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Trigger the brain wif a little Radiation/ .?

  1. May 14, 2004 #1
    Trigger the brain wif a little Radiation/.....?

    PLS CorrECt me If there is anything that is incorrect!

    .........is it true that radiation cures deprssion?

    ....is it because of the mind, when triggered by radiation will tend to change into a different state of activeness!
    eg: when u'r exposed to too much radiation, u will get tired? like too much radiation from the TV?

    i will accept any answers/replies!
     
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  3. May 15, 2004 #2
    "Depression" is a complex issue involving either emotional(stress-thought) imbalances or chemical imbalances, or both in varying degrees.
    I am not aware of any approved "radiation" treatments for depression, but I do know that ECT(Electro-convulsive therapy) is still used and is helpful in some cases.
     
  4. May 16, 2004 #3
    I think it may be possible, it's at least in the same realm: chemistry.

    There's a lot of evidence saying that how happy/sad you are has much to do with brain chemicals.
     
  5. May 17, 2004 #4
    yah, brain chemicals..... so does our brain chemicals change due to the amt of radiation it absorb?
     
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