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Light Therapy in Trials to Treat Epilepsy

There is a new clinical trial starting at University College London (UCL) that will study whether light therapy could benefit people with epilepsy.

UCL Institute of Neurology and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery will be running the study which will involve 100 people who suffer a type of seizure called a complex partial seizure.

In this trial, the UCL researchers aim to find out whether light therapy reduces the number of seizures people experience. A study suggested that people suffered from less seizures on sunny days compared to cloudy days.

Full article can be read at:

http://www.ihe-online.com/index.php?id=2565&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=907&cHash=65536

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