Certain lights may improve quality of life for residents with Alzheimer's and other types of dementia, according to a new study.
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 findsJune 05, 2014
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.