The Incidence of Seasonal Affective Disorder Is Highest
The incidence of seasonal affective disorder is highest
A)in the southern U.S.
B)in the fall and winter.
C)near the equator.
D)among adult males.
Some experts believe that SAD is caused by _____ during the winter months.
B)reduced outdoor activity
C)fewer hours of sunlight
D)increased atmospheric pollution
After living in New Orleans for ten years, Rebecca's company transferred her to Maine.Since moving to Maine, she is bothered by depression that repeatedly occurred with the onset of autumn and continues through the winter months.When spring arrives, she begins feeling normal again.Rebecca's symptoms suggest that she is experiencing a _____ disorder.
George grew up in Mobile, Alabama, and is now attending law school in Boston.Everything seemed fine when he moved to Boston in the summer; but by the end of October, George was fatigued, irritable, and almost overslept for class several times.He also gained weight, and by February was more depressed than ever.George is most likely suffering from
B)a dysthymic disorder.
C)a cyclothymic disorder.
D)seasonal affective disorder.