LIGHT THERAPY

Light therapy: is it safe for the eyes?

By Vince Jayme | August 27, 2020

Light therapy: is it safe for the eyes? A Brouwer 1, H-T Nguyen 2, F J Snoek 3, D H van Raalte 4, A T F Beekman 1, A C Moll 2, M A Bremmer 1 Affiliations expand PMID: 28891192 DOI: 10.1111/acps.12785     Abstract Objective: Light therapy has become an increasingly popular treatment for…

Neuropathic Pain

Laser Therapy for Neuropathic Pain 2020

By Vince Jayme | August 5, 2020

Two studies on the effects of laser therapy on patients suffering from Neuropathic Pain.   Study 1: Low level laser therapy for the patients with painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy – A systematic review Anju M 1, Saleena Ummer V 2, Arun G Maiya 3, Manjunath Hande 4 Affiliations expand PMID: 31405692 DOI: 10.1016/j.dsx.2019.07.035 Abstract Background:…

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Laser Therapy On Foot Ulcers 2020

By Vince Jayme | July 31, 2020

Laser therapy has been shown in studies to help all types of foot pain, even neuropathies! In this post, we are listing some of the studies concluding the benefits gained from using light therapy treatment on foot ulcers.  The studies, as follows:   Laser Accelerates Healing in Indolent Diabetic Foot Ulcers PMID: 31679662 DOI: 10.1053/j.jfas.2019.07.023…

Cold Laser Therapy Device

By Curtis Turchin | April 29, 2020

There are two general types of medical lasers, surgical and therapy. Surgical lasers are hot lasers and low power lasers are called cold lasers However, now that there has been a lot of innovation, there are also powerful, cool lasers that we can call “warm” lasers because the beam is diffuse but very powerful and…

Laser Therapy Device for Pain Relief

By Curtis Turchin | April 29, 2020

Light and Laser therapy can be valuable for the treatment of a myriad of complaints. However the most common reason to use light therapy is for pain management. The wonderful aspect of this modality, unlike many others, is that it also stimulates healing and improves the quality and health of the tissues. Researchers conclude that…

Red Light Therapy

By Curtis Turchin | April 29, 2020

Red light therapy is the common name for the use of infrared (IR) and visible red (VR) light for therapeutic purposes. At one time, it almost exclusively meant laser treatment but now it has broadened to include LED and other forms of light therapy. VR light is more absorbed in the skin than the deeper…

CORONA VIRUS

Covid-19: Solutions Not Fear

By Vince Jayme | March 20, 2020

Covid-19: South Korea may have stopped the Virus! South Korea has a very low death rate, around 1.5%. Germany is close to that as well. Our death rate is almost 5x that! Besides Social Distancing they have tested a dramatically higher percentage of the population and almost everyone wears a mask. So, encourage your patients,…