What Is Seasonal Depression


Subject:
Mental Conditions , Depression/Manic Depression

Description:
"Seasonal depression, often called seasonal affective disorder (SAD), is a depression that occurs each year at the same time, usually starting in fall or winter and ending in spring or early summer. It is more than just 'the winter blues' or 'cabin fever.'" This site describes symptoms of winter and summer SAD, causes, prevention, light therapy, and related matters. From the Cleveland Clinic Department of Patient Education and Health Information.

Publisher:
The Cleveland Clinic Department of Patient Education and Health Information

Language:
English

Source:
http://my.clevelandclinic.org/disorders/seasonal_affective_disorder_sad/hic_what_is_seasonal_depression.aspx


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