While many people love the start of fall, for those with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) fall usually means the start of their SAD symptoms are just around the corner. With shorter days, less sunlight and colder temperatures many people who struggle with SAD may notice symptoms as early as October (if you live in the northeast region of the United States). If you struggle with SAD here are a few … [Read more...] about Preparing for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) typically begin at the end of the fall season and continue throughout the winter. As the amount of daylight and temperature decreases, you can experience a drop in serotonin, which affects moods. Those living in places with long winter nights or at high altitudes are at a great risk for SAD, and young women are at a higher risk of experiencing … [Read more...] about Do You Have Seasonal Affective Disorder?