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MIND Institute offers safe, festive drive-through trunk-or-treat

UC Davis Health — October 4, 2021

The UC Davis MIND Institute Child Life Program is hosting a drive-through trunk-or-treat Oct. 22. The safe fall festival will feature costumed volunteers handing out candy and toys to families who remain in their cars. Decorated vehicles will also be on display. It is free and open to the public.

Three princesses at the Fall Fest

Do early life experiences shape the risk for dementia?

UC Davis Health — October 4, 2021

The National Institute on Aging is funding a UC Davis Health study designed to understand how early life health and behavior impact risk of cognitive decline, Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Brain scans

Treating Severe Depression with On-Demand Brain Stimulation

UCSF Health — October 3, 2021

UCSF Health physicians have successfully treated a patient with severe depression by tapping into the specific brain circuit involved in depressive brain patterns and resetting them using the equivalent of a pacemaker for the brain.

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