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Can we actually hack our own brains? A neuroscientist breaks it all down

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Neurohacking

We have ways to hack anything nowadays. Neurohacking is a broad term involving the manipulation of brain functions or brain structures to enhance our experience of the world around us.

Neurohacking treats the brain as a piece of hardware that can be upgraded and mo...

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  • Brain Stimulation: Using magnetic equipment in a certain region of the brain to amplify the signal, to treat migraines and OCD(obsessive-compulsive disorder).
  • Neurofeedback: Using an external electromagnetic device to measure brain activity.

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Sleep Monitoring: Apps like Sleep Cycle let us track our sleep patterns so that the jarring alarm does not go off when we are in deep sleep or are dreaming, but during light sleep.

Microdosing: Drugs have a bad reputation, but micro-dosing

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