Find the latest articles, published studies and general tDCS information in this section.

Electrified – Adventures in Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation

A New Yorker Magazine article about tDCS. When the New Yorker does it, it stays done. For those outsite the US, this is one of the most iconic publication in the United States of America.

Brain Hacking

BBC Podcast Series. Jolyon Jenkins meets the people zapping their brains with DIY electrical devices, lasers and electromagnets. They want to learn faster, dream better, and even have spiritual experiences.

The Motherboard Inside Your Brain

A Daily Beast Article. “Brain scientists are working to turn on and off behavior with electricity—and possibly motivation and optimism, too. How a few milli-amps of electric current could change your life.”

Brain Stimulation May Hold Key to Treating Anxiety

From Neuroscience News. Researchers at The University of Western Australia have found that that brain stimulation may help retrain unhelpful cognitive habits associated with anxiety and depression. The paper was published today in the international journal Biological Psychiatry.

Fighting Obesity with Active Brain Stimulation?

“Controlling obesity with brain stimulation shouldn’t be as shocking as it sounds because everything from cravings, self-control to appetite is channeled through the brain.”

Hacking Your Brain

The Economist Magazine. Major publication in the world finds great potential on tDCS.

PBS News Hour – How a gentle electrical jolt can focus a sluggish mind.

PBS – Public Broadcasting Station. One of the major american news organizations takes a look at tDCS.

tDCS – Transcranial Direct Stimulation

Wikipedia. Very informative and with a lot of historical information.

Neuroscience: Brain Buzz

Nature – One of the most respected scientific institutions for the dissemination of scientific knowledge takes a look at tDCS.

How Electrical Stimulation can change the way we think.

The Week – Very informative article, more of a personal nature.

Amping up Brain Function​

Scientific American – Great article about the potential cognitive enhancing possibilities of tDCS.

Zapping your brain with tDCS could help you lose weight

Newsweek article. Not very scientific minded but gets the point across.

9 Volt Nirvana

Radiolab – One of the best shorts on tDCS to date. Extremely well made and informative.

Marked reduction of cerebellar deficits in upper limbs following transcranial cerebello-cerebral DC stimulation.

Frontiers in Neuroscience. Is a form of tDCS a possible relief for people with Parkinson’s?

A double-blind randomized clinical trial on the efficacy of cortical direct current stimulation for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

Front Aging Neuroscience: Alzheimer’s patients cognitive abilities enhanced after repeated tDCS sessions. Long lasting results!

tDCS over the Left Prefrontal Cortex Enhances Cognitive Control for Positive Affective Stimuli

“Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) is a neuromodulation technique with promising results for enhancing cognitive information processes.”

More to come.