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The healing power of light – for migraine

Using colour and light to heal is not new, but science is now discovering how and why it works. Migraine is a condition which can be debilitating and traditional treatments don’t always work for everyone. Research is being done on the impact of light in triggering migraine but also on the effects of various light colours. Green light has been shown to be effective in reducing symptoms.

This video from Scientific American explains how light can affect migraine sufferers.

The full article can be read here. Other reports on the science behind this are appearing and work is in progress to develop products that can be used by migraine sufferersWebMD presents this research into green light for migraine relief. Let’s hope these products become available soon and provide an effective alternative or addition to current treatments.

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