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UVM starts Seasonal Affective Disorder study

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It may be summer weather now, but before we realize it the weather will turn darker and colder. It's a change in season that triggers a depression for some people called SAD, seasonal affective disorder. UVM researchers are launching a new study looking into SAD.

Jennifer Mahon is with UVM's psychology department. She discusses the new study.

UVM Biology of the Winter Blues Research Study -- www.uvm.edu/~sadstudy -- 802-656-9890 -- sadstudy.uvm@gmail.com. Seeking individuals with winter depression, ages 18-65. Not currently enrolled in treatment for SAD (medications, light therapy, psychotherapy).

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