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Submission + - SPAM: Is neurostim becoming a reality?

destinyland writes: This articles describes the current mass market for "cognitive enhancement" products — and argues about the black market potential for neurostim products."The same neurostim device that uses electric impulses from a brain implant to treat people with Parkinson's Disease can be tweaked by a few millimeters and pulse rates to make cocaine addicts feel like they are high all the time... Mix the glamour of surgical self-improvement with the geekiness of high-tech gadget fetishism and you have a niche cosmetic neurostim market waiting to be tapped..."
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