Shining light on the head: Photobiomodulation for brain disorders

  title={Shining light on the head: Photobiomodulation for brain disorders},
  author={M. Hamblin},
  journal={BBA Clinical},
  pages={113 - 124}
  • M. Hamblin
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • BBA Clinical
  • Photobiomodulation (PBM) describes the use of red or near-infrared light to stimulate, heal, regenerate, and protect tissue that has either been injured, is degenerating, or else is at risk of dying. One of the organ systems of the human body that is most necessary to life, and whose optimum functioning is most worried about by humankind in general, is the brain. The brain suffers from many different disorders that can be classified into three broad groupings: traumatic events (stroke… CONTINUE READING
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