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Certain lights ease dementia

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Certain lights may improve quality of life for residents with Alzheimer's and other types of dementia, according to a new study.

Details on special lights to improve dementia care: A fish tale

Details on special lights to improve dementia care: A fish tale

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In the last week, quite a few McKnight's readers have asked me for more details about special lights that improve dementia symptoms, prompting me to dig deeper into this story. I've learned that PetSmart might be a better bet than Home Depot to get the right bulbs.

Special lights improve behavior, sleep and eating for nursing home residents with dementia, study finds

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Installing a particular kind of light in nursing homes could soothe residents with dementia and improve their sleep and eating patterns, according to recently published research findings.

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