Infrared light therapy is a form of of photobiomodulation. The benefits of this therapy, as well as of near infrared light therapy are undergoing extensive studies. Our content in this category will focus on therapeutic effects associated with these light therapies. Although evidence-based data will take precedence, some anecdotal evidence will be a part of the discussion.
Improvement in Brain Injury Cases Employing Transcranial PBM Research suggests that transcranial Photobiomodulation (PBM) could be helpful with long-term symptoms from repeated head injuries in professional contact sports. Two cases reported by Dr. Margaret Naeser of Boston University (BU) Medical School and VA Boston Healthcare System support this. The subjects were retired professional football players [...]