How are you doing? It’s a simple conversation under the most complex of circumstances during brain surgery. Serena Kelly is the first patient in Canada to receive a procedure known as deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD. Sunnybrook surgeons guided by her brain images have inserted… Continue Reading A possible new treatment for PTSD

At 68, Linda Bohnen has spent decades not being able to work, travel or enjoy simple pleasures. She is essentially housebound. Worse, she is trapped inside her depression and anxiety. I’ve had depression on and off most of my life but it’s been mostly on for the past thirty odd… Continue Reading North American first: Researchers investigate safety of focused ultrasound to treat depression

Everything Cynthia Fuller does is done stratigically like how she talks on the phone and even how she sits in front of the TV. That’s because a virus left her completely deaf in one ear and with permanent buzzing, a condition called tinnitus, in the other. It’s the constant arranging… Continue Reading New option for hearing loss