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News, 07/09/2016

Inventive Finnish tech improving healthcare

Photo: Courtesy of Sooma

Treating depression isn’t as simple as setting a broken leg. Traditionally treatment for depression has included medication and therapy; a Finnish company has developed another method.

“Depression is globally a significant and poorly treated problem,” says Tuomas Neuvonen, CEO of Sooma. “We are very happy to be able to offer new solutions to people who need them.” Sooma develops medical devices for the treatment of neurological and psychiatric disorders. The technology is a noninvasive method which uses very weak electrical currents to stimulate the brain.

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Updated 07/09/2016

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