GREEN LIGHT OR SAD THERAPY AS A TREATMENT FOR FIBROMYALGIA…

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Green Light Therapy for Fibromyalgia. Green Light Therapy has been successfully used for migraines as it was shown to reduce the frequency and intensity of headaches and improve patient quality of life.

Light therapy is a way to treat seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and certain other conditions by exposure to artificial light. SAD is a type of depression that occurs at a certain time each year, usually in the fall or winter.

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During light therapy, you sit or work near a device called a light therapy box. The box gives off bright light that mimics natural outdoor light.

According to Pain News Network, a pilot study has found Green Light Therapy improves Fibromyalgia symptoms. Fibromyalgia patients exposed to green light therapy had significant improvements in their pain, sleep and quality of life, according to a new pilot study published in the journal Pain Medicine

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