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What is SAD?

What is SAD?

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Some people call it Seasonal Affective Disorder; others call it Seasonal Adjustment Disorder. By whichever name you call it, the acronym SAD understates the severe depression that many people regretfully anticipate with the changing seasons. The first written indication of SAD dates back to Jordanes, a sixth century bureaucrat and scholar. Jordanes found the Scandinavian [...]