Tag: SAD

Light Therapy May Help People Suffering From Bipolar Depression

A new study suggested that bipolar depression can be treated with light therapy. Currently, it is used to treat the seasonal affective disorder.

Public Health November 28, 2017

The Human Charger: Earbuds Full Of Daylight Designed To Defeat Jet Lag

It beams white light directly to your brain.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2016

Light Therapy Also Effective Treatment For All Depression Not Just Winter Blues

Experts at the University of British Columbia revealed that aside from winter blues, light therapy treatment can also be effective in treating other kinds of depression. The discovery will bring additional treatment options for patients with depression.

Life November 19, 2015

Ario Smart Lamp Learns User's Schedules And Mimics Natural Sunlight To Improve Mood

Ario launched a Kickstarter campaign for its smart lamp that helps improve mood by emitting blue- and red-tinted light to aid in the production of hormones for better sleep and increased energy upon waking.

FUTURE TECH November 18, 2015

Feeling SAD? Scientists Identify Brain Region Responsible For Seasonal Affective Disorder

Researchers find a small area of the brain involved in neurotransmitter levels assocated with seasonal mood disorder. The finding comes from experiments with mice born and raised in different light/dark cycles to simulate different seasons.

May 7, 2015

Dealing With Seasonal Affective Disorder And Winter Blues

Thousands of people experience seasonal affective disorder (SAD) during the fall and winter months. However, experts suggest that there are ways to keep SAD at bay.

Life February 17, 2015

Why winter brings on the SAD

Seasonal affective disorder, also known as SAD, affects millions of people, and now researchers think they may know why.

Life October 27, 2014

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