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Seasonal Affective Disorder

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Seasonal Affective Disorder or SAD is a form of depression with yet undiscovered cause or causes. It is typically associated with melatonin, a hormone considered as a major factor in regulating the internal body clock, and with the lack of daylight. The condition notably occurs at certain seasons of the year particularly during periods of low light.
  • Brighten Your Life

    Book elaborating on light therapy for the treatment of sleep disorders and depression particularly the type of depression associated with low light levels.

  • Dr. Norman Rosenthal, M.D.

    Site of the psychiatrist and researcher known as the first to describe Seasonal Affective Disorder or winter depression and for his pioneering work in using therapy for depression treatment.

  • Mental Health America

    Addresses peak periods, prevalence, symptoms, causes, treatments, and related resources.

  • Seasonal Affective Disorder

    Presents information on Seasonal Affective Disorder including advice, answers, fact sheets, and resource links.

  • Seasonal Affective Disorder Association (SADA)

    Registered charity and support organization focusing on Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Aims to raise public awareness and to help and provide advice to those suffering from SAD.

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