light therapy


nounMedicine/Medical.
  1. therapeutic exposure to full-spectrum artificial light that simulates sunlight, used to treat various conditions, as seasonal affective disorder.

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How to use light therapy in a sentence

  • And for those seeking a quick fix: Studies show that light therapy can spur a mood lift in just several days.

  • It is used in light-therapy and in some other activities in which the chemical effects of these rays are utilized.

    Artificial Light | M. Luckiesh
  • In fact, it appears safe to state that light-therapy often smacks of quackery.

    Artificial Light | M. Luckiesh
  • We had a wave of "blue light therapy" that wandered over this country and sold tons of blue glass.

    Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh