Are you starting to see our local News Feed fill up with negative moods and depressing stories lately? There's a few reasons for this, and a few possible solutions.
Scientists have discovered that seasonal depression and the economy are two of the largest factors that are affecting the way people express themselves on the popular social network.
According to Christy Hamilton, coordinator of the university health services "If it can’t be associated with a normal change in life, we do see increased numbers in depression during the winter months,” she said. And it also may seem that most people in Montana believe that our best economic days are behind us and the real emotion they are feeling is stress. "When we are overworked and still are having a hard time paying the bills we can't help but vent to our friends or lay blame on others."