Implanting electrodes in brain to lose weight is now the latest approach to tackle obesity and weight loss.
With health experts warning on obesity complications, many medical research centers and drug companies are working on fresh and better methods to deal with weight gain and obesity.
With the development of effective diet pills such as Alli, freshly the focus has been on prescription diet pills. Even there has also been an increasing rise in the gastric surgery for weight loss, which reduces the fat that body absorbs.
But in the U.S., the latest approach to tackling obesity is even more drastic. Deep brain stimulation (DBS), as it is known, involves inserting electrodes into the brain to deliver tiny bursts of electricity to alter the patient’s behavior.
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