The Benefits of Light Therapy – Articles and Published Materials

  • Acts Like Morphine Without Addiction or Side Effects: The molecular mechanism of action of peripheral morphine analgesia: stimulation of the cGMP system via nitric oxide release, Ferreira SH, Duarte ID, Lorenzetti BB; Eur J Pharmacol 1991 Aug 16;201:121-2.
  • Clark, Sir Arthur, Beyond Gravity, National Geographic Jan. 7, 2001, p2-29. Reports that Dr. Harry T. Whelan of the University of Wisconsin Medical School has successfully treated wounds, third degree burns, and brain cancer with LEDs.
  • Karu’s PhotoBiomodulation Research:

Photobiomodulation ‘quick’ referenceTechnical paperAn excellent overview of Nitric Oxide roles in the body