https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/light-therapy/about/pac-20384604

Feb 8, 2017 ... Light therapy is a way to treat seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and certain ... You want to try treatment that is safe and has few side effects.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10584776

BACKGROUND: Bright light therapy has been established for treatment of winter depression, or seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Analysis of side effects most ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8465886

Am J Psychiatry. 1993 Apr;150(4):650-2. Side effects of light therapy in seasonal affective disorder. Levitt AJ(1), Joffe RT, Moul DE, Lam RW, Teicher MH, ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/side-effects-from-light-box-therapy-3015328

Sep 30, 2018 ... What are possible side effects from using a light box for phototherapy to treat seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and circadian rhythm ...

https://www.patientslikeme.com/treatment/light-therapy-phototherapy

Light therapy or phototherapy consists of exposure to daylight or to specific wavelengths of light using lasers, light-emitting diodes, fluorescent lamps, dichroic ...

https://www.webmd.com/depression/depression-sad-diagnosis-treatment

Sep 15, 2017 ... But side effects tend to be mild and don't last long. ... If light therapy and antidepressants don't relieve your symptoms, your doctor may suggest ...

https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/seasonal-affective-disorder-bring-on-the-light-201212215663

Oct 29, 2015 ... If it does not help or it creates bothersome side effects, it may be worth trying antidepressants or one of the light therapy alternatives under ...

https://www.news-medical.net/health/Light-Therapy-Safety-and-Side-Effects.aspx

As a consequence of light therapy, patients can complain of irritability, headaches, eye strain, sleep disturbances and insomnia. Mild visual side effects are not ...

https://www.drweil.com/health-wellness/balanced-living/wellness-therapies/light-therapy/

Light therapy is often used to counter seasonal affective disorder (SAD). ... Are there any side effects or conditions where light therapy should be avoided?

http://www.kumc.edu/Documents/counseling/Light%20Therapy.pdf

Light therapy may ease symptoms of seasonal affective disorder, increase your energy levels, and help ... It is a treatment that is safe and has few side effects.