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WVU Today | Cell-phone-sized device that stimulates nerve in neck may prevent migraine

WVU Today | Cell-phone-sized device that stimulates nerve in neck may prevent migraine

Source : https://wvutoday.wvu.edu/stories/2020/01/23/cell-phone-sized-device-that-stimulates-nerve-in-neck-may-prevent-migraine

Could applying a cell-phone-sized device to your neck three times a day prevent migraine attacks? WVU researcher Umer Najib thinks it might. In a new clinical trial, he's testing how well a vagus nerve stimulator averts and relieves migraine symptoms. The noninvasive device showed promise in earlier animal studies.

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