Lighting : The Way To Health & Productivity

Reference Articles Around Our HealthE™ Series

Many great articles have been published in journals around the world to help support some of the great work that is being done here at Lighting Science. Below is a short list of interested articles that around some of our technology, effects of light on humans and much more.

• Casting light on sleep deficiency
• Adverse Health Effects of Nighttime Lighting
• Exposure to Room Light before Bedtime Suppresses Melatonin Onset and Shortens Melatonin Duration in Humans
• Melatonin, sleep disturbance and cancer risk
• Night Shift Work, Light at Night, and Risk of Breast Cancer
• Rotating Night Shifts and Risk of Breast Cancer in Women Participating in the Nurses’ Health Study 
• Rotating Night Shift Work and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
• Rotating night shift work and risk of ovarian cancer
• Risk of Prostate Cancer among Rotating-Shift Workers
• Effect of Bright Light and Meatonin on Cognitive and Non-cognitive Function in Elderly Residents of Group Care Facilities
• Overview of the Impact of Optical Radiation on Visual, Circadian, Neuroendocrine, and Neurobehavorial Responses
• Circadian Rhythms: Influence of Light in Humans
• Spectral Responses of the Human Circadian System Depend on the Irradiance and Duration of Exposure to Light
• Measuring and using light in the melanopsin age
• Diurnal Spectral Sensitivity of the Acute Alerting Effects of Light
• Short Wavelength Enrichment of Polychromatic Light Enhances Human Melatonin Suppression Potency
Access to Electric Light Is Associated with Shorter Sleep Duration in a Traditionally Hunter-Gatherer Community
• Alerting Effects of Light
• Effect of Light on Human Circadian Physiology
• Light and Dark and Human Health
 Human Centric Lighting: Going Beyond Energy Efficiency
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• Human Centric Lighting