Noninvasive neuromodulation for obesity

Link – Noninvasive neuromodulation of the prefrontal cortex in young women with obesity: a randomized clinical trial. Abstract BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Obesity is associated with reduced neurocognitive performance. Individuals with obesity show decreased activation in the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC), a key brain region relevant to the regulation of eating behavior. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) […]

Can tDCS Reduce Chocolate Craving?

Link – Polarity Specific Effects of Cross-Hemispheric tDCS Coupled With Approach-Avoidance Training on Chocolate Craving. Front Pharmacol. 2018;9:1500 Authors: Carvalho S, Sampaio A, Mendes AJ, Lema A, Vieira D, Gonçalves ÓF, Leite J Abstract Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) over the Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex (DLPFC) has already been shown to decrease craving for food. However, […]