Professional Training: Class 3b Laser Therapy for Facial Aesthetics

We are pleased to announce Low Level Laser Therapy Professional Training for Facial Aesthetics for best practice use of Class 3b Laser for the application of cold laser facials, aesthetics, skin conditions, wrinkle correction, eye rejuvenation and non-invasive face lifts. This professional training course is suitable for aesthetic skin-care professionals who wish to incorporate best [...]

Professional Training: Medical Class 3b Laser Therapy

We are pleased to announce forthcoming course for Low Level Laser Therapy training in Harley Street, London, UK: Medical Class 3b Laser Therapy Introduction. This training course is approved by the British Medical Laser Association. Recognising the many different applications of Class 3b Laser, this training course introduces the core principles of Photobiomodulation, Low Level Laser Therapy and [...]

Pain-free low level laser treatment for warts and verruca

Using low level laser to treat warts and verruca is non-invasive, pain-free and remarkably effective, as reported in a number of clinical trials across the UK (see British Medical Journal and Turner). Unlike alternatives methods for wart/verruca removal which 'burn' or cut the wart or verruca (often resulting in their return), low level laser does not create [...]

NICE approves low level laser for side effects of radiotherapy and chemotherapy

Clinical trials in the UK to prove the effectiveness of PBM (photobiomodulation therapy) - otherwise known as low-level laser therapy - looks set to increase. Last year NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) approved low-level laser for oral mucositis (OM) - one of the common side effects caused by radiotherapy and chemotherapy for cancer patients. [...]

Stretch your mind…

A few years ago, travelling though Mexico, I met an extraordinary woman who taught me what it is to stretch your mind. Over a breakfast conversation in our beach restaurant on the Yukatan Peninsular, she told me about a motorbike accident she’d been involved in a few years earlier. She had been riding pillion with [...]

Addicted to recovery at ICAAD London

For many years we have studied the cause and effects of addiction - from a medical position in decades of research into the use of acupuncture and cold laser therapy for addiction, and as a recovering addict in year 12 of sobriety. We appreciate the deeply complex emotional and mental causes of addiction (often linked [...]

Book Publication: How I came to practise Cold Laser Therapy

Alongside my book launch on the subject of recovery from addiction I wanted to share how I came to practise Cold Laser Therapy. It was always a natural inclination to want to relieve suffering. As a child I aimed to become a doctor, but as a natural Humanities student I was deterred from a career in Western medicine. [...]

Treating lupus with cold laser

A few weeks ago a 72 year man came to see me with a recent and acute outbreak of lupus. He was covered in a painful rash and suffered severe joint pain in his ankles, knees, shoulders and elbows. Only weeks before he had been active and spritely, often doing the school run for his grandchildren. On [...]

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Photochemical effects of cold laser

Laser energy is absorbed by metabolically active pigments of the mitochondria in various cutaneous and subcutaneous layers of the skin, which involves two enzymes of the oxidation chain - Cytochrome a/a3 and Flavoprotein. This leads to an increase in activity and improves the concentration of ATP by up to 200%. In addition an increase in [...]

Rebalancing under-active thyroid (hypothyroidism)

Great news to start the New Year here at Laser Medicine, with one of our patients reporting a completely recovered under-active thyroid gland. The patient had suffered from the condition for over six years and was prescribed a daily amount of medication by their doctor to keep the symptoms at bay. After only three treatments [...]