Tag Archives: Therapy

Women have been under-represented in stroke therapy trials for decades

By Jason Arunn Murugesu An 81-year-old patient undergoes an injected brain scan to detect a stroke BSIP/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images Clinical trials to test stroke treatments don’t include enough women, a disparity that could be hampering efforts to develop better care. Globally, about 14 million people have a stroke each year, and… Read More »

Essential Reads: Bright Light Therapy for the Treatment of Depression During Pregnancy, Mixed Findings

Despite data to support the reproductive safety of many antidepressants during pregnancy, many women would prefer to avoid medications, if possible.  In this setting, many women pursue psychotherapy, others use acupuncture or yoga or exercise. Although non-pharmacologic treatments are perceived as being safer than medications, this is only true if the treatment is effective.  Exposure… Read More »

Applications of Low-Level laser therapy in dental practice

Author Pioon Laser Published April 23, 2021 Word count 1,252 Low level lasers, cold or soft lasers: These lasers do not produce thermal effects on tissues and induce photoreactions in cells through light stimulation which is called photobiostimulation. Power of these lasers is usually under 250mW. The main point differentiating low level lasers and high… Read More »