Posts tagged CAM
We’ve talked here before about the effect that chromotherapy (or color therapy) can have on a person’s emotional state. There have been some positive findings regarding the regular and targeted use of colored light to balance emotional and physical energy.
Now, it looks like color therapy might be useful in the fight against diabetes as well. According to a study out of Zurich, Switzerland, burst of blue light may be helpful to trigger a genetic response to make more insulin.
People with type 2 diabetes do not respond properly to insulin, which controls blood sugar levels. Many diabetics are insulin injection-dependent.
The scientists More >
We have quite a few health care clients – physicians, chiropractors, physical therapists and the like. We are very proud of the fact that so many have chosen Sunlighten infrared saunas to include in their clinics and practices.
We recently received a new review of our Sunlighten infrared saunas from two terrific health care practitioners at the Cardin Center for Wellness. Dr. Ralph Cardin and Dr. Heather Cardin have practiced together since 1998. Their wellness center focuses on whole body health, utilizing chiropractic, acupuncture and nutritional counseling. And one of their most-recommended services is infrared More >
At Sunlighten, we work with numerous medical doctors and other health care providers, providing infrared saunas for their practices and clinics, and even for their personal use. The folks we work with in the health care field – even those in traditional medicine – recognize the value in practicing complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) treatments.
The alternative medicine movement is certainly gaining ground globally, among both patients and mainstream medical practitioners. Nearly 40% of American adults have tried some form of alternative therapies. Sometimes, these treatments are used in combination with more conventional therapies like medication and surgery; other times, the More >
Have you ever walked into a yellow room and, somehow, felt a little bit happier? Or had a soft blue room enhance a feeling of calm in you? Chromotherapy, also known as color therapy, is actually a popular Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) technique. It involves the use of color and light to balance energy wherever our bodies are lacking – whether physical, emotional, mental or spiritual.
Our bodies need the sun’s light to live. And that light can actually be broken down into a seven color spectrum. An imbalance of any of those colors can manifest itself in physical and More >