Animals react to the changing seasons with changes in mood, metabolism and behaviour and human beings are just the same. Most people find they eat and sleep slightly more in winter and dislike the dark mornings and short days. For some, however, symptoms are severe enough to disrupt their lives and to cause considerable distress. These people are suffering from SAD.
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a type of winter depression affecting up to 2 million people in the UK.
Symptoms include Depression, Anxiety, Loss of Libido, Sleep Disturbances, Overeating and usually occurs between September and March.
Light therapy has been proved effective in over 90% of cases.
A brand new SAD lightbox, the Litepod is a small, stylish SAD light therapy lightbox and ideal for use at home or in the office. Its small size and robust case makes this an easily portable SAD lightbox, and it can deliver its light therapy either lying down or upright for where space is at a premium. This model is proving to be a very popular SAD lightbox, its portability making it very convenient to take your SAD light therapy in a variety of locations.
Despite its compact size, this 10,000 lux lightbox for SAD can deliver a full treatment in ¾ to 1 hour. It is currently one of the smallest compact lightboxes available on the market.
This price includes VAT at the current rate of 15% and is for those who do NOT qualify for VAT relief. For example if it is NOT for personal use or is used for any other purpose other tha treating S.A.D