Tagged: Seasonal affective disorder

Effects of Coffee and Caffeine on Mood and Mood Disorders

INTRODUCTION Methylxanthine (MTX) consumption is one of the most common customs in the world, occurring in most every society and culture (James, 1991; Barone and Roberts, 1996). Methylxanthines, which include caffeine, theophylline, and theobromine,...

What to Eat to Treat Depression

Depression affects the nervous, glandular, and digestive/detoxifi­cation immune centers. If you’re down in your cups, maybe you need a bowl of mood-elevating minestrone or a Bitter Greens Salad. And don’t hold back on those...

Aspects in Neuropsychology: Depression and Dementia

A complex association exists between late-life depression, cerebrovascular disease, and poor cognitive outcome, including progressive dementia and especially Alzheimer’ s disease. While neuroimaging evidence suggests that cerebrovascular disease plays a prominent role in causing...