Explain why people in Washington State are often affected with Seasonal affective disorder in the winter using general knowledge of circadian rhythms. And, explain how can Seasonal Affected Disorder can be treated.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 24, 2018, 6:47 pm ad1c9bdddf
People in Washington State are often affected by "Seasonal Affective Disorder," especially in the winter months, since Washington State is one of the rainiest and least sunny areas in the country. Sunlight has been negatively correlated with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). That means that there is less SAD reported during the months that more sunshine is available and in the areas where more sunlight is available in general.
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This paper provides an analysis of bipolar disorder: it's neurological basis; it's signs, symptoms, and functional deficits associated with it; and it's prognosis, causes and therapeutic interventions.
This paper provides an analysis of bipolar disorder. First, the neurological basis of bipolar disorder will be explained. Second, the behavioral symptoms and functional deficits associated with bipolar disorder will be discussed. Third, the biological and environmental factors implicated in the onset of bipolar disorder will be described. Fourth, therapeutic and pharmacological methods used to treat bipolar disorder will be evaluated. Fifth, the prognosis for people with bipolar disorder will be discussed.
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