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Laser Вlood Irradiation

Laser Вlood Irradiation at Swiss Medica Clinic

Laser blood irradiation (LBI) was detected to cause a lot of beneficial effects on human body namely anti-aging,  antioxidative,  hypolipidemic, anti-atherosclerotic, anti-tumor, immunomodulating, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, spasmolytic, sedative effects as well as it prevents thrombosis formation and embolism development.

LBI positively influence on rheological properties of the blood. More specifically it decreases the aggregation of thrombocytes as well as improves deformability of erythrocytes leading to amelioration of oxygen supply the organs[1,2]. As a result the reduction of the tissue hypoxia and the normalization of the tissue metabolism occur. The activation of metabolic energy processes through modulation of redox signaling in the respiratory chain in the mitochondria takes place leading to increase the production of adenosine triphosphate(ATP) and the reduction in the generation of free oxygen radicals[3,4]. Thus, LBI promotes functional regeneration of mitochondria and pro-oxidant/antioxidant quilibrium which plays a core role in the protection the body from damage by free oxygen radicals. It is known that reactive oxygen species(ROS) cause oxidative damage of protein, DNA, lipid of membrane as well as they arouse enzyme inactivation and gene mutation that can lead to carcinogenesis[5]. Also, oxygen species play an important role in migration and invasion of cancer cells due to influence on actin cytoskeleton reorganization which is necessary for cell migration and invasion of various tumor cells[6]. LBI improves mitochondrial activities (increase of ATP synthesis) and reinforces the antioxidant defenses of body.  The additional mechanism of LBI action enhancing the antioxidant defenses of body is generation the ROS in small quantities which upregulate cellular antioxidant defenses. It was also showed that serum total antioxidative capacity is increased as compensation for a beneficial, low-level increase in cellular ROS[7,8].

LBI promotes to vasodilatation via increased release of nitric oxide leading to improvement of tissues nourishment as well as normalization the neurosensory stimulation[7]. Moreover, it was showed that the improvement of microcirculation especially in central nervous structures such as hypothalamus and components of limbic system occurs under the action of LBI resulting in an activation of hormonal, metabolic and immunological processes with mobilization of adaptive reserves[8].

It was demonstrated that LBI positively affects lipid metabolism significantly decreasing the low-density lipoprotein(LDL) and increasing the high-density lipoprotein(HDL)[9]. More specifically LBI was reported to improve LDL catabolism and reduce the oxidation of LDL. The mechanism by which LBI decreases the LDL is the upregulation of LDL receptor expression. The beneficial effects of LBI on HDL level is realized through increase the expression of lipoprotein lipase and decrease in apolipoprotein (Apo) A-I clearance which promotes to the biosynthesis of HDL.

It is necessary to mention that LBI exhibits potent immuno-modulating action through the ability to positively affect the proliferation of B- and T-cell-subpopulations of lymphocytes, as well as increase the phagocytic activity of macrophages[10]. Also, LBI has powerful anti-inflammatory effects improving the immunologic activity of the blood[11].

Along with decrease of the thrombocytes aggregation LBI leads to the activation of fibrinolysis. Thus, LBI reduces the risk of thrombosis and embolism development as well as promotes to thrombolysis[7].

In addition, analgesic, spasmolytic and sedative effects are observed as a result of LBI using.


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