Resources

Below is a collection of resources gathered from across the internet, as well as resources produced by Make Great Light.

 

Infographic – Health benefits of full spectrum light

Health benefits of full spectrum light

Articles & Research

How Fluorescent Lights Affect You and Your HealthAbout.com

Lighting Ergonomics Overview – Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety

The Ergonomics of LightBuildings.com

Your Office’s Fluorescent Lights Really Are Draining Your Will To WorkFastCompany.com

Natural Light in the Workplace Increases HealthNorthwestern University

Articles & Research

Articles and studies showing the various benefits of full spectrum light (or daylighting) and reducing glare in a classroom environment.


Daylighting in the Classroom – Healthy Schools Network

Daylighting in Schools – Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Daylighting in Schools: Improving Student Performance and Health at a Price Schools Can Afford – National Renewable Energy Laboratory

New Guide Provides Daylighting Designs To Maximize Students’ Health And Performance – Lighting Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Classroom glare ‘hampers study’ – BBC

Lack of short-wavelength light during the school day delays dim light melatonin onset (DLMO) in middle school students Lighting Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Articles & Research

Lupus and Working: Your Rights and Responsibilities – Marisa Zeppieri, LupusChick.com

Decreasing UV exposure from fluorescent lights – Lupus.org

Fluorescent light photosensitivity in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus – Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Medical Center

Infographic – Lupus awareness

lupus infographic