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    increased depression and aging of the skin. There are several medical treatments used which may include sleeping pills and medications for any underlying health challenge. Other alternative treatments exist and these include dieting, exercise, yoga,massage, acupuncture, herbal remedies, etc. In this article, I shall be examining the use of light therapy for sleep disorders. Light Therapy is an effective treatment method which can be done in the comfort of…

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    What Is Blue Light Therapy? Blue light therapy is also known as photodynamic therapy. More dermatologists are using it to help ward off skin cancer in patients who suffer from actinic keratoses. Actinic keratoses are also known as solar keratoses. They are scaly raised bumps that developed in sun-exposed areas, such as the lips, hands, face and forearm. They are precancerous lesions. Ten percent of people with actinic keratoses will develop skin cancer. Fortunately, early treatment can…

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    blue light therapy. In 2009, patients that acquired a staph infection that led to MRSA in a hospital participated in a clinical trial with blue light therapy. This clinical trial was extremely successful. Over 90% of the patients that participated became free from the infection much faster than when antibiotics and penicillin were…

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    This could be the best winter ever. Light therapy is a safe, effective way to combat winter depression. All you may need to do to be your normal, happy self is spend some time outside every day. Switching to full spectrum lights in your house and office can also help improve your mood and increase productivity. If more serious steps are required, bright light therapy can often help relieve winter depression in as little as 30 minutes a day. 1. Get out in the sunshine every day. The easiest…

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    more specifically the color blue. Alter explains the calming affects of the color blue, and how the color decreases hostility and crime rate. According to, Adam Alter (2013) “The Police force in Nara Prefecture, Japan, installed a series of 152 blue lights at several crime hot spots. The crime rate fell by an impressive 9…

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    effects are heat gain or loss as well as glare, but knowing where to place the windows with energy efficient glass can reduce these problems. When deciding where to place windows consider relating the windows to the suns orientation and make sure they are placed on more than one wall to reduce shadows and glare (Weber). The second type, artificial light, is defined as any lighting that is not sunlight. Artificial light is man made and can be turned off unlike natural light. Some examples of…

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    Marie Curie A glowing particle of radium sat in the dark with all of its pitchblende dirt particle buddies. A sliver of light was let in by the almost shut door, and as the sliver grew bigger, the shadow of a woman appeared on the ground. Marie Curie stepped into her lab, and began to gather the tools she needed. She picked up the little jar of pitchblende and brought it to a workstation and began sifting through it. The footsteps that had been working their way to the door finally reached it…

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    vibration frequency. 6. “Why is light sometimes considered a wave and sometimes considered a particle? What is the difference between the two? How can it be both a particle and a wave? One reason light is considered a wave is because a moving charge is an electric current, and the field changes as the current changes. The electric and magnetic fields regenerate, which creates waves. But light can also be modeled as particles, such as photons. One reason it can be considered a particle is…

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    In his play Equus, Peter Shaffer weaves a tapestry of myriad emotions and experiences interlaced with insinuating dark and light undertones The juxtaposition of ‘light’ and ‘dark’ (both literal and metaphorical), often captured by the lighting of the stage, typically serves to accentuate the mood of a scene or the stance of a character. This juxtaposition is redolent of a sense of balance between opposing forces that permeates the play. The lighting also serves to ultimately justify the actions…

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    who, “is struck mad.” To any father, this would be devastating and the quick descent visibly takes Sally as she experiences sleepless nights, grandiose, and delusions about everyone being a genius. Sally is also determined to talk in such a way that the words begin to pile up from her thinking so fast that speaking is difficult. The beginning is shown Sally having a psychotic breakdown that resulted in her having to be held down by her parents and her scratching her father’s face. Sally is…

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