September 2019 : Link Shortly after the Gulf War, Viitala hit his head in an accident in Saudi Arabia. When he visited the War Related Illness and Injury Study Center (WRIISC) in East Orange, NJ, he was diagnosed with traumatic brain injury. At the WRIISC, a doctor referred him to the VA Boston Healthcare System’s light-emitting diode (LED) [...]
January 2020 : Link The Telegraph wrote about our ongoing pivotal (phase 3 equivalent) Alzheimer's clinical trial with 228 participants recently. This article is a synopsis of the current stage of our clinical trial, along with the potential our technology has as a therapy for this neurodegenerative disease. Please note that we're still undergoing clinical [...]
May 2019 : Link A testimonial story, by Christopher Kamrani, about a former football star and Vielight technology recently appeared in The Salt Lake Tribune. We thought that it is an important testimonial that should be heard by as many people as possible. This brief blog post is intended to help to spread the original [...]
February 2017 : Link Please note, this video is only available to Canadians. "The Brain's Way of Healing", an episode on The Nature of Things - airing on the CBC news network with David Suzuki and Dr. Norman Doidge. Our intranasal photobiomodulation technology will be featured in a snippet about helping veterans overcome PTSD.
Vielight Commences Pivotal Clinical Trial for Alzheimer’s Disease based on Transcranial Photobiomodulation.
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Vielight Commences Pivotal Clinical Trial for Alzheimer’s Disease based on Transcranial Photobiomodulation. Toronto, ON, May 22, 2019: Vielight Inc. of Toronto, a leader in brain photobiomodulation (PBM) technology, announces that the primary site for its pivotal clinical trial, St. Michael’s Hospital, in Toronto, has been activated. The trial will be a randomized, placebo-controlled study [...]
Study Reveals Significant Brain Response to Vielight’s Brain Stimulation Technology Pulsing near infrared light at 40 Hz safely modulates brain waves April 23, 2019, Toronto, Canada: Over the last decade, there have been a number of studies suggesting that delivering low level laser or light into the brain could modulate and improve brain functions. This [...]
March 2017 : Link Could this odd-looking LED headset shows promise to be a life-changer for those with Alzheimer’s disease and traumatic brain injuries? Researchers in Toronto and Boston found cognitive changes after using the Vielight Neuro device. The technologies being studied in these clinical trials are not yet approved by any national regulatory body [...]
March 2017 : Link Vielight's R&D work in brain photobiomodulation is gaining traction - this time, in an outstanding article by Seeker: a digital magazine owned by the Discovery Channel.