Is A NovoTHOR Just A Heat Lamp Or Sauna? In a word ‘No’ The simple answer is ‘no’ not anything like it. Whole body PBM Therapy with a NovoTHOR light bed pod cannot work like a sauna or heat lamp – the physics of its action are completely different [...]
Yes. Steroid injections help to reduce inflammatory chemicals but are known to slow healing. It does not mean that you should not have a steroid injection and it does not mean that PBM Therapy should not be used after a steroid injection, it just means that the beneficial effects of PBM Therapy could be reduced [...]
Yes! The NovoTHOR PBM Therapy Whole Body Light Bed is not like the tunnels that you get with an MRI or CT Scan. The top of the light bed hinges open - much like a clam shell, so we can leave the lid half open or fully open its up to you. Many people with [...]
PBM Therapy is safe to have with prescribed and over the counter medications. A few prescription medications can cause your exposed skin to react to Ultraviolet light (UV) to become e.g. swollen, itchy and red - like a nettle rash. The NovoTHOR Whole Body Light Bed does not contain any ultraviolet (UV) light, only red [...]
As you are totally enclosed by the NovoTHOR light bed pod and so close to the source of powerful red and near infrared light, treatment times are probably not as long as you would think. Consensus in the research field is that 15 minutes is the ideal time to achieve the maximum physiological benefit. Research [...]
In The UK there are very few NovoTHOR® Whole Body PBM Therapy Bed clinics as it is such a new science and because of the substantial investment that is required to set up a PBM Therapy Clinic. Our PBM Therapy Clinic is conveniently in the centre of the UK. It is close to 3 major [...]
There is no maximum or minimum age for using a NovoTHOR whole body PBM Therapy bed. Published early animal studies shows that PBM therapy for growth and development looks to be a very promising method to speed up growth and development in babies born prematurely. At the other end of the spectrum elderly patients with [...]
PBM Therapy works by reducing the source of inflammation, swelling and pain and providing more energy to each cell so that it can do the job its programmed to do. Click the link to read in more depth how does PBM Therapy work?
No is the simple answer. The only limit is that you shouldn't have more than one 15 minute session in a 24-hour period. A good example is professional athletes. They use the NovoTHOR® whole body PBM Therapy bed daily in order to train harder with faster recovery and with more endurance in their chosen sport.
This is quite a hard question to answer as it is effected by so many variables. Factors such as the severity of your problem, the length of time you have been suffering with it, is it a recent onset/injury or have you been suffering for years? More acute injuries and conditions usually settle quicker with [...]