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An anonymous reader writes: My colleague at IEEE Spectrum, Eliza Strickland, looked at the home transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) movement. People looking to boost creativity, or cure depression, are attaching electrodes to their heads using either DIT equipment or rigs from vendors like Advocates believe experimenting with the tech is safe, but a neuroscientist worries about removing the tech from lab safeguards...
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Is DIY brainhacking safe?

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