Does Medicare Pay for Light Therapy for SAD?

Answer Light-box therapy is a widely accepted treatment for Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD. However, the treatment is not covered for the nearly 40 million Americans who rely on Medicare for health-... Read More »

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Does Medicare cover massage therapy?

Medicare typically will not cover the cost of massage therapy, even with the recommendation of a physician or a doctor's prescription, reports the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Some Medicare... Read More »

Does the DPL LED light therapy skin rejuvenation light work?

On One Hand: Clinical Evidence Demonstrates EfficacyThere are numerous clinical trials demonstrating deep penetration light (DPL) LED therapy as effective in treating acne vulgaris. The use of non-... Read More »

Does light therapy work?

On One Hand: Light Therapy Has Been Demonstrated EffectiveWhen done correctly, light therapy has been shown to relieve seasonal affective disorder (SAD). When a person with SAD is exposed to bright... Read More »

Does blue light acne therapy work?

On One Hand: Blue Light Therapy May HelpBlue-light therapy is one of the treatments used to control skin bacterial infection to help reduce acne. It can help relieve symptoms, especially if the tre... Read More »