Transcranial magnetic stimulation is gaining ground as a treatment for major depression - and potentially other conditions, too - that won't yield to traditional therapies. For this writer, it was a staircase out of a deep hole of misery and suicidal thoughts.
The physicians group said it could not in good conscience accept pay raises when working conditions remained difficult for others in their profession - including nurses and clerks - and while patients "live with the lack of access to required services because of drastic cuts in recent years."
Federal regulators on Tuesday let 23andMe become the first to market a test for three inherited BRCA gene mutations directly to consumers - no doctor's prescription needed. But there are lots of caveats.