Doctors See Rise in Seasonal Depression

EUGENE, Ore. — If this week’s fog is making you feel down, you’re not alone. Researchers say little to no sunshine can take a toll on your mood. Experts say the days after the holidays can be a depressing time. Add to that the shorter days and dense fog, and the conditions are ripe for … Continue reading »

Research Finds SAD Symptoms Uncommon

CORVALLIS, Ore. – New research by an Oregon State University assistant professor and others suggests that getting depressed in the winter may not be as common as often believed. In a recent study published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, researchers found that neither time of year nor weather conditions influenced depressive symptoms. Lead author … Continue reading »