Magnetic stimulation used to tackle depression

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Pinnacle Behavioral Health recently added a new method to tackle depression called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.

The treatment works by using a helmet to send electromagnetic pulses to the brain. Cities like Washington, Chicago, and New York also use the system.

While side effects may include headaches and spasms, health experts recommend doing your research before trying the treatment.

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