17-50 Segment 2: Seasonal Affective Disorder and the Holidays

 

Some people, especially those in northern latitudes, may get the blues or worse as fall sets in and days get shorter. They suffer from seasonal affective disorder, a chemical change in the brain caused by decreased exposure to sunlight. Experts discuss causes and remedies.

Guest:

  • Dr. Nicholas Forand, clinical psychologist, The Ohio State University, Wexner Medical Center
  • Jim LaValle, clinical pharmacist and author, Your Blood Never Lies and Cracking the Metabolic Code

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