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The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti

CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.

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Why the origins of deep brain stimulation fell into obscurity

Aug 9, 2018

In 1950, Dr. Robert Heath invented a technique to change the human brain using deep brain stimulation. Now it's used to treat a range of illnesses. Author Lone Frank shares the forgotten story behind Heath's controversial work in her book.

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