Mood-Boosting ‘Headphones' Send Light Directly To The Brain
An unusual but reportedly effective way to combat Seasonal Affective Disorder.
Every winter as the days get shorter and the sun starts to set a few hours after lunch, many people suffer from SAD, or Seasonal Affective Disorder. Whether it's just the winter blues, low energy or even severe depression, the colder months are just no fun for a lot of folks. But what if there was a quick method that could alleviate these debilitating mood swings?
Enter Valkee, a somewhat unexpected but effective device for treating seasonal depression. Because lack of exposure to sunlight is one of the reasons that people tend to get down during the winter, various forms of light therapy have become popular treatments.