Can a haircut cause brain damage?

Dag Stenberg dag.stenberg at
Fri Oct 31 02:54:22 EST 2003

In bionet.neuroscience NMF <neil.fournier at> wrote:
> Not sure if my response was posted earlier (here it is):
> ...
> The current concept is that stimulation of the ventral tier or associated
> regions of the thalamus could end up eliciting greater stimulation to already
> electrically labile limbic regions causing bouts of epileptiform activity to
> trigger (the typical connection between these structures is generally in
> inhibitory and progressive break down in this inhibitory process can lead to
> disinhibition or "excitation").

Hi Neil, sorry I did not respond. I got into other things. You did post this
comment, and the possible explanation is interesting. 

Dag Stenberg

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