05
JUN
2013

Improving Sleep And Promoting Recovery In Patients With Mild TBI Using Bright Light Therapy

A new study suggests that bright light therapy may improve sleep, cognition, emotion and brain function following mild traumatic brain injury (TBI). Results show that six weeks of morning bright light therapy resulted in a marked decrease in subjective daytime sleepiness. This...
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13
JAN
2013

Alzheimer’s Patients Benefit From Light Therapy

Exposure to light appears to have therapeutic effects on Alzheimer’s disease patients, a Wayne State University researcher has found. In a study published recently in the Western Journal of Nursing Research, LuAnn Nowak Etcher, Ph.D., assistant professor of nursing,...
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07
JUN
2010

Sleep Disturbances In Soldiers With Combat PTSD Improved By Bright Light Therapy

Bright light therapy has significant effects on sleep disturbances associated with combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a research abstract that will be presented Monday, June 7, 2010, in San Antonio, Texas, at SLEEP 2010, the 24th annual meeting of the...
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