Posts Tagged ‘winter blues’

Winter Blues: How To Conquer Them

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

While some people love cold days, snow and long nights, others find that they start feeling depressed during the winter months. Winter depression affects millions of people, and its symptoms include lethargy, weight gain, trouble concentrating at work and a lack of motivation. When it is severe, it is known as seasonal affective disorder. If […]

How to Overcome Seasonal Affective Disorder

Friday, December 27th, 2013

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) affects millions of people during the long months of winter. Between fewer daylight hours and dreary weather, these patients often find themselves feeling sad, depressed and tired. Scientists suspect that the change in the weather and the length of days alters the body’s natural circadian rhythm. The longer nights can also […]