Lighting has been shown to have a profound effect on people living with dementia. The illness does not only slowly erode the memory, but also changes how people perceive their surroundings. Today lighting topologies are being used to help improve dementia patient’s spatial perception.
This year LuxLive is considering how lighting can change dementia patient’s lives for the better. We caught up with lighting dementia expert David McNair, who will speak at LuxLive, to get an introduction to how light is being used to in the fight against dementia.