Summertime Sadness: Your Guide To Seasonal Affective Disorder
Seasonal Affective Disorder is a very real condition, much more than the "winter blues." In fact,up to 6% of America's population may suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder, often abbreviated to SAD. While winter depression is much more common as part of SAD,10% of individuals with the condition experience depression during the summer months. Those at higher risk include womenbetween the ages of 20 and 40, but it also affects men and children.