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Article: How the marvel of electric light became a global blight to health

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This article is from Aeon.co and reprinted with permission. Author: Richard G ‘Bugs’ Stevens is a professor of community medicine and health care in the School of Medicine at the University of Connecticut. Edited by Pam Weintraub Light pollution is often characterised as a soft issue in environmentalism. This perception needs to change. Light at night constitutes a massive … Continue reading Article: How the marvel of electric light became a global blight to health

Book Review: Light Therapies – A Complete Guide to the Healing Power of Light

A REVIEW by Maniisha Bluntschli ‘Light Therapies – The Complete Guide to The Healing Power of Light’ by Anadi Martel Anadi Martel, Canadian physicist, inventor  and electronics wiz since his early teens, has authored an outstanding comprehensive book  on the topic of light and its effects and applications. Released in English in May 2018, it … Continue reading Book Review: Light Therapies – A Complete Guide to the Healing Power of Light

IDL event in Oslo

Members of our Australasian Light Association team attended several International Day of Light 16 May events in Oslo, Norway. The Keynote Presentation of Dr. Alexander Wunsch - an expert on photobiology - on the hidden dangers of LED lighting. Alexander is physician, researcher and lecturer in light medicine and photobiology with particular interest in light effects and beneficial … Continue reading IDL event in Oslo

Highlights – Adelaide Conference

The 2018 Conference on Light & Health last weekend was a great success! Thank you to all those who attended the event, especially those who travelled far -  from Queensland, NSW, Victoria and WA. ALA Chair, Maniisha Bluntschli reports on the highlights ...   ALA CONFERENCE REPORT - Adelaide 2018 The recent Australasian Light Association conference … Continue reading Highlights – Adelaide Conference

Sydney Conference – Maniisha Bluntschli

We're pleased to share another presentation filmed at the first Conference on Light and Health held in Sydney last March. Maniisha is an acupuncturist and light therapist from Western Australia and Chair of the ALA. In this presentation, she gives a practical demonstration of various assessment methods useful for light therapy. Maniisha also explains and … Continue reading Sydney Conference – Maniisha Bluntschli

Sydney Conference – Jeremy Halpin

'Inner Light and the Meridian System of Traditional Chinese Medicine'. A presentation given by Jeremy Halpin at the 2017 Sydney Conference for Australasian Light Association 'Advancing Light For Health'. Jeremy Halpin, an acupuncturist, shiatsu practitioner, light therapist and researcher discusses light, consciousness and energy in relation to the meridians and human energy biofield. Many thanks … Continue reading Sydney Conference – Jeremy Halpin