For many years we have studied the cause and effects of addiction - Gordon from a medical position in his decades of research into the use of acupuncture and therapeutic laser for treating addiction, and for me as a recovering addict now in year 12 of sobriety. Between the two of us we appreciate the deeply complex emotional [...]
Why does a cold laser treatment work so well on skin? I really do see the best results when working on this fascinating organ - the skin. Our skin in a visual representation of what is happening within our bodies, beneath the surface. Boosting the lymphatic system and clearing away waste cells instantly brings a healthy [...]
I knew there was something extra special going on with these amazing sports women! Read how the USA women's gymnastic team are firm supporters of cold laser. http://www.bioopticsworld.com/articles/pt/2016/08/low-level-laser-therapy-could-speed-muscle-recovery-at-rio-2016-olympics.html
Great news to start the New Year here at Laser Medicine, with one of our patients reporting a completely recovered underactive 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 [...]
A very fit and healthy 70 year old lady came to see me recently with a leg ulcer that had not healed for nearly four months. This is the result of a once a week treatment with my cold laser probe over the course of only 1 month. We are both delighted!
Plastic Surgery Haiku, by Amy Poehler If you plump your lips The words that come of out them Sound ridiculous We know it's B*t*x And not your vegan diet Nice try, Margaret A face-lift does not Make daughters comfortable When you chaperone Fine, get your boobs done But only make them [...]
Clinical research has extensively proved the effectiveness of low level laser for treating pain and the associated symptoms of fibromyalgia (see Phototherapy and the Peripheral Nervous System, Mary Ann Liebert, 2011). But why? Let's shine a light on this disabling condition that claims at least 1.75 million sufferers in the UK alone. Fibromyalgia is a [...]
Knee pain is the third most common pain reported to health practitioners, behind low back pain and headaches. Osteoarthritis of the knee is the most common type of arthritis, the major cause of pain and disability in the elderly. No matter what your age, if you have achey knees it's worth giving them some attention. [...]