Far Infrared Local Thermal Therapy has been shown to result in significant improvements in Menopause Related Symptoms in postmenopausal women after just 20 minutes of treatment
Twice a week for 10 weeks.
Far Infrared Local Thermal Therapy may be a potential alternative for the management of menopausal symptoms in women who are unable to or do not want to receive hormone replacement therapy.
No adverse affects were reported from using the Far Infrared Thermal Therapy.
As a result of Local Far Infrared Thermal Therapy significant improvements were seen with regards to hot flushes, musculoskeletal problems, urological issues, and in the psychological domains of Menopause Related Symptoms were found in the treatment group of women after 10 weeks of intervention compared to those with no treatment. (Journ Alt & Comp Med 2011)