Northwest NEWS

Nember 6, 2000

School

East Ridge Elementary to discuss S.A.D.

East Ridge Elementary P.T.A. will present a discussion of the symptoms and treatment of S.A.D. (Seasonal Affective Disorder) Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the school, 22150 NE 156th Pl.
   S.A.D. can cause adults and children to experience depression, crave carbohydrates, withdraw socially and gain weight.
   Woodinville resident Kim Lonergan, A.R.P.N. (Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner will discuss the disorder and treatment with bright-light therapy.
   Dawn simulators, table-top light boxes and portable office models will be available for demonstration and purchase.
   Members of the community are invited to attend the discussion. For information or directions, call 489-6613.