Frequently Asked Questions
These are the most frequently asked questions when people have been using the NovoThor machine. If any of these don’t cover your concerns please contact us.
How does PBM Work?
Can anyone use it?
Whats the application?
Once in the NovoThor body pod, the red and near infrared is delivered to the whole body during a 15-20 session.
How does it compare to other therapies?
Because it works at
How can PBM therapy be used?
A non–invasive therapy that has been shown to be highly effective for acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions such as sports injuries, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, neuropathy, arthritic pain,
Has there been testing?
There have been over 400 clinical trials and 4000 laboratory studies on PBM Therapy carried out over the years, with on average 30 new research papers a month being reported on Pub Med ().
NovoThor was developed by James Carroll, a recognised authority on LLLT mechanisms of action, dose and the measurement and reporting of parameters. He works with many universities and hospital research centres on treatment parameters including Harvard Medical School and MIT.
Will I feel anything?
PBM Therapy does not
• Temporary euphoric feeling
• increased energy levels
• improved sleep patterns
• improved skin clarity and tone
• decreased swelling of extremities
• decreased inflammation
• increased mental clarity
How many sessions are required?
Everybody’s physiological condition is different, so, each person’s reaction to the PBM Therapy will be unique. There are some general rules of thumb that apply. Acute injuries and inflammation from muscle strains, joint sprains, cuts, bruises, burns etc, these typically show rapid improvement within 2-4 sessions. Whilst chronic conditions can take as many as 12 sessions to start to see significant benefits. Maintenance sessions of maybe 1 to 2 weekly may be needed to sustain the improvements.
What is the session process like?
The body pod would
Is it covered by the health insurance companies?
Every private health company are different. It may be worth contacting them to see if they will cover the sessions or pay a percentage towards them.
Please enquire about discounts for bulk bookings