A recent article on the effect of thyroid function in chronic fatigue piqued my interest in the subject. The study showed that some people with chronic fatigue syndrome were suffering from what I would call a functional thyroid deficiency. Generally, low thyroid, or hypothyroidism, is clinically determined by the levels of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH). […]
Light Therapy For Hypothyroidism The purpose of this article is to look at the published data in this field (photobiomodulation in the treatment of hypothyroidism) and see how this could be applied to relatively cheap LEDs. Many people have taken to using these devices but it seems that most don’t take a lot of […]
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This is a guide to buying red and near-infrared LEDs with potentially beneficial biological effects. Most commonly this is called Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT), Cold Laser Therapy or Photobiomodulation. Part 1 on heat lamps and halogen bulbs is here (*) Why Use Red And Near-Infrared Light? Some of the many conditions that may benefit from […]