Do LED masks and high-frequency wands really work? Dermatologists explain which skin-care devices are worth the investment
These days, beauty lovers are swiping more on their skin than serums and lotions. Technology has made its way into the skin care realm, and everyone from your aunt to your favorite celebrity is probably talking about red light therapy and at-home microcurrent facials. The market for skin care…#azadehshirazi #marisagarshick #dennisgross #nasa #fda (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lili Reinhart Reveals She Was Diagnosed With Alopecia
Lili Reinhart has shared that she was recently diagnosed with alopecia. The Riverdale star took to TikTok on Monday to post a video of her undergoing red light therapy, and wrote in the clip, “Was just diagnosed with alopecia in the midst of a major depressive episode.” Reinhart didn’t share many…#lilireinhart #tiktok #lookbothways #reinhart (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 31, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A New Light Therapy Approach May Improve Alzheimer ’s Symptoms
Emerging studies have found that photobiomodulation, or light therapy, may reduce non-cognitive Alzheimer ’s symptoms. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 29, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: William A. Haseltine, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & standard Source Type: news

Light Therapy a Beacon of Hope for Alzheimer's? Light Therapy a Beacon of Hope for Alzheimer's?
A comprehensive meta-analysis shows that light therapy significantly improves sleep disorders and psychobehavioral symptoms in patients with Alzheimer ’s disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - December 15, 2023 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Therabody ’s Holiday Sale Promises One of the Best Deals on the TheraFace Pro Facial Massager with Microcurrent and LED Light Therapy
In the world of high-tech beauty devices, few releases this year made a splash quite like the TheraFace PRO. A new launch from wellness brand Therabody (best known for their line of popular massage guns), the TheraFace Microcurrent Facial Device offers eight professional-grade treatments for your…#therabody #amazon #therabodycom #blackfriday #tmj #theraface (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Light Therapy Aids Psychobehavioral Symptoms With Alzheimer Disease
FRIDAY, Dec. 8, 2023 -- Light therapy is associated with significant improvement in sleep and psychobehavioral symptoms in patients with Alzheimer disease, according to a review published online Dec. 6 in PLOS ONE. Lili Zang, from Weifang... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 8, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How light therapy can help dementia patients by boosting sleep, easing depression and reducing aggressive behaviour
The research showed that light therapy, which is used to treat seasonal affective disorder, produced better quality sleep, with less time spent in bed lying awake. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Flash of red light up the nose is being tested to stop post-op infections
The new approach, being trialled in a UK hospital, is based on previous research which shows this kind of light therapy can cause a reaction inside bacteria that kills them. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Best LED Face Masks for Addressing Every Type of Skin Concern
If you’ve been keeping up with all of the latest and greatest high-tech beauty gadgets out there, then you’ve probably heard about LED (Light Emitting Diode) masks. LED light therapy was first developed by NASA scientists in the early ’90s, first for plant growth experiments in space and…#nasa #hollywood #mvp #dennisgross #krisjenner #kimkardashian #lucyhale #halleberry #mikepoling #hollywoodreporter (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Objective and subjective sleep in patients with non-seasonal major depressive disorder and eveningness - results from a randomized controlled trial of bright light therapy - Chan JW, Feng H, Zhang J, Chan NY, Li TMH, Chau SW, Liu Y, Li SX, Wing YK.
This study examines the (dis)agreement between objective and subjective sleep and their prospective changes in a randomized controlled trial of bright light therapy (BLT) in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) and eveningness. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 23, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

The DRIPBaR Launched in Trophy Club, TX on August 30th!
With doors officially open as of August 30th, 2023, the Trophy Club community can now experience all of the standard DRIPBaR services, including IV drips and IM shots. This particular location will also offer a suite of additional wellness services – including Red Light Therapy,... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 2, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: CXP Source Type: news

The Man Who Thinks He Can Live Forever
In a neat little neighborhood in Venice, Calif., there’s a block of squat, similar homes, filled with mortals spending their finite days on the planet eating pizza with friends, blowing out candles on birthday cakes, and binging late-night television. Halfway down the street, there’s a cavernous black modern box. This is where Bryan Johnson is working on what he calls “the most significant revolution in the history of Homo sapiens.”  [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] Johnson, 46, is a centimillionaire tech entrepreneur who has spent most of the last three years in pursuit of a si...
Source: TIME: Health - September 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Charlotte Alter Tags: Uncategorized feature Source Type: news

Elite Athletes Swear by These Extreme Treatments. Scientists Think They Could Boost Your Health, Too
Thor Photomedicine’s NovoThor red-light therapy bed is often used as a tool to boost sports performance. Infrared light waves. Electromagnetic fields. Extreme cold therapy. Treatments popular among elite athletes are now influencing the science of extending life and health. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Laser Light Therapy Stimulates Regeneration
Elsie has been a patient at the Sears Institute for Anti-Aging for years. So when she called me in tears, I told her to come in right away… Elsie was leaving on her dream vacation to Africa in less than a week. But she could barely stand up. Her lower back pain was so severe she didn’t even think she could handle the 19-hour flight from Miami to Kenya. Let alone the six-hour drive from the capital city of Nairobi to the Maasai Mara Reserve, where she was going on a week-long safari. Elsie was desperate for relief but didn’t want to manage the pain with prescription or over-the-counter muscle relaxants or painkill...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - August 28, 2023 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jacob Tags: Anti-Aging Source Type: news

Red-Light Therapy Offers Promise and Challenges Predicts Micheal Londo
Micheal Londo of Body Balance System highlights the transformative potential of RLT, emphasizing the importance of understanding its science and addressing industry misinformation, particularly regarding light intensity measurements. LAS VEGAS, Aug. 28, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- With the... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - August 28, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: SVY PDT Source Type: news