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Submission + - Deep Brain Stimulation Eliminates Man's Tremors In Video (singularityhub.com)

kkleiner writes: A dramatic YouTube video demonstrates how tremors from Parkinson's Disease can be nullified by an implanted brain pacemaker. The video by 39-year-old Cyber-AJ (Andrew Johnson) shows the dramatic difference in his movements when the remote-controlled deep brain stimulation device is on and off. The technique may not be appropriate for all PD sufferers, but it's a clear sign that brain stimulation can have dramatic effects.
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Deep Brain Stimulation Eliminates Man's Tremors In Video

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