Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Spotlight on Parkinson’s Disease

Light therapy, once typecast as the treatment for seasonal affective disorder (SAD), continues to increase its therapeutic repertoire. Last year, it beat Prozac (fluoxetine)...

Can the timing of your meals affect development of cancer?

Observations of mice and men may make you think twice before your next midnight snack.

Cannons: Alarm Clocks for Sluggards

"Oblige a man to rise at four in the morning, and it is probable he will go willingly to bed at eight in the evening," wrote Benjamin Franklin before we knew how to reset our inner clocks.

Naps and Apps: The Ticket for Jet Lag?

Naps sometimes get a bad rap. If you take them shortly before bedtime, you may make it harder to get to sleep for the...

More Followers than Beyoncé, and Even Hotter

We're talking about the sun, at 27 million degrees F at its core, or 15 million C. And those followers are sunflowers. They bend...

How does your vision affect your mood?

A study from Denmark shows being blind or visually impaired increases your risk of seasonal affective disorder. Vision and Seasonal Affective Disorder: An Interview with...