The HealthLight Blog

How Acupuncturists Can Use LED Red Light Therapy

By Laurie Velger | January 12, 2021

Adding Red Light Therapy to Your Practice Brings Many Benefits Although it may seem on the surface that the centuries-old traditional Chinese healing art of acupuncture and the approximately 40-year-old light wave technology of LED red light therapy are worlds apart, the beneficial results they produce are surprisingly similar.  Like acupuncture, red light therapy is…

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How Physical Therapists Can Use LED Light Therapy

By Laurie Velger | December 16, 2020

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, thanks to all the aging baby boomers, physical therapy may be the fastest growing occupation in America: “Employment of physical therapists is projected to grow 18 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations.”[1]   In light of this extremely favorable outlook for growth…

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How Podiatrists Can Use LED Light Therapy Treatment

By Laurie Velger | November 20, 2020

By adding LED Light Therapy to their treatment menus, doctors of Podiatric medicine can reap substantial benefits to both patients and revenue. LED Light Therapy for Podiatry Treatments LED Light Therapy uses NIR (Near-Infrared Light) to treat pain and are considered Class II Medical Devices. NIR Therapy is backed by decades of science and can…

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4 Reasons to Take a LED Light Therapy System With You When Traveling

By Laurie Velger | September 25, 2020

  For those who worry about traveling because of pain in their feet, or have back, knee or hip issues, you don’t have to curtail your wanderlust. Near-infrared (red LED light) Therapy can open the door to a better quality of life, allowing you the freedom from pain and discomfort to venture out and travel…

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Why I Prefer HealthLight’s LED Light Therapy Equipment

By Laurie Velger | June 17, 2020

The pain was excruciating — the worst pain I had ever experienced! I had been sitting on the linoleum floor engrossed in sorting papers. All of a sudden, it felt like something “slipped” in my lower back. When I tried to stand up, the pain was unbearable. I had to crawl around the apartment on…

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How Red Light Therapy Can Treat Chronic Pain

By Laurie Velger | June 4, 2020

According to a 2015 study, “One out of three Americans is affected by chronic pain annually.”[1]  So for those searching for pain relief, NIR (near-infrared) LED Red Light Therapy, a type of phototherapy treatment, is providing much needed help. LED Red Light Therapy is non-invasive, has no known adverse side effects, and is an effective…

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How Chiropractors Can Use LED Light Therapy

By Laurie Velger | March 18, 2020

The Benefits of Adding LED Light Therapy to Your Practice According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of chiropractors in the US is growing: “Employment of chiropractors is projected to grow 7 percent from 2018 to 2028, faster than the average for all occupations.”[1]  “In 2018, there were 50,300 chiropractors in the…

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How Massage Therapists Can Use LED Red Light Therapy

By Laurie Velger | January 30, 2020

Adding LED Light Therapy to Your Massage Practice Can Bring Many Benefits LED Light Therapy is non-invasive, painless, safe, effective, easy to administer, and has no known negative side effects.  For example, a large 8-inch by 15-inch Near Infrared (NIR) LED Therapy pad can bring many benefits to your massage therapy practice.  The red lights…

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Selecting Your Light Therapy System

By Laurie Velger | January 17, 2020

Why not own your own Near Infrared Light Therapy system?  That way you and your family can use it to get pain relief whenever and wherever you want – in the comfort of your own home while relaxing, reading, studying, watching television, or answering emails — or in your hotel room when traveling. Light Therapy…

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