Sunshine affects cognitive ability in depressed patients

07/29/2009 | Yahoo!

People who have depression also can have memory and cognitive problems on gloomy days, a report found. The study found people exposed to more sunlight over a two-week period had better cognitive function, compared with those who didn't get as much sun. Researchers said light therapy, which helps people with seasonal affective disorder, also might help these patients.

View Full Article in:

Yahoo!

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice President, Science and Regulatory Affairs
American Beverage Association
Washington, DC
Senior Manager of Medical Management
Network Health
Medford, MA
MEDICAL SCIENCE LIAISON - 14000002RO
Abbott
Columbus, OH
Manager, Medical Management
Network Health
Medford, MA
Executive Medical Director
Aspirus Network Inc
Wausau, WI