Archive for January, 2011

Full-Spectrum Light (issue 15)

Sunday, January 30th, 2011

Around the world different people are talking about how they use full-spectrum lighting in their day-to-day lives.  We feature some of the best here.

HEALTH
Healing Power of Light – What You Didn’t Know About Your Anatomy …
When indoors, do what you can to get full-spectrum lighting and avoid florescent lighting. In other words, you need to care about the quality of the light you’re getting. Master “normal abdominal breathing” – that’s the method devised …

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Full-spectrum light in schools

Monday, January 24th, 2011

Many considerations go into creating an environment conducive to effective learning .  The study we review today compared children attending elementary schools with full-spectrum light versus children attending similar schools with normal lighting conditions. (more…)


Full-spectrum Light (issue 14)

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Around the world different people are talking about how they use full-spectrum lighting in their day-to-day lives.  We feature some of the best here.

HEALTH
10 Cool Ways to Beat the Winter Blues | MyColumbusMagic – Magic …

Sit near windows in restaurants and during class. Try changing the light bulbs in your house to “full spectrum” bulbs. These mimic natural light and actually have the same affects on your mind as the real thing.  … (more…)


At the Kuopio Housing Fair in Finland

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

In August 2010, the Viva-Lite International Partners conference was held alongside the Kuopio Housing Fair in Finland.  Our partners, Adlux of Finland, created this impressive display site for people interested in how Full-Spectrum light looks.

If you would like to talk to a Viva-Lite representative on how we can bring full-spectrum light into your world, please ask here.


Full-Spectrum Light (issue 13)

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Around the world different people are talking about how they use full-spectrum lighting in their day-to-day lives.  We feature some of the best here.

WORK BETTER
Lampara UVSetting Up Your Office For “Health”

By simply replacing your antiquated fluorescent tubes with full-spectrum tubes, you can instantly enhance your environment and your well-being! Full spectrum lighting emits a natural, balanced spectrum of light that is the closest you …

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Do iPads Cause Insomnia?

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

A recent (Dec 2010) article in the Epoch Times explores the relationship between light hygiene and a good nights sleep.  The article is educational reading for all those interested in how our bodies respond to light.

“Our environment is increasingly impacting our health, separating us from the natural forces that interact with our physiology to keep us well. The most pervasive forces are light and darkness. The lights we use or are exposed to at night cause the greatest disruption. (more…)