Bipolar Disorder

 

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  • Lithium Side Effects for Bipolar Disorder Lead to Lower Prescription Rates - Psychiatry Advisor
    Posted on January 18, 2017 at 4:02 pm

    Lithium Side Effects for Bipolar Disorder Lead to Lower Prescription RatesPsychiatry AdvisorLithium prescription rates for patients with bipolar disorder have declined during the last decade due to the side effect and toxicity burden associated with the drug, according to a study published in the International Journal of Bipolar Disorders ...and more » […]

  • Ryan Licht Sang benefit at Mar-a-Lago shines light on bipolar disorder - Palm Beach Daily News
    Posted on January 14, 2017 at 1:04 pm

    Palm Beach Daily News Ryan Licht Sang benefit at Mar-a-Lago shines light on bipolar disorderPalm Beach Daily NewsDenise Hanley, Miriam Kimsey and Holly Maisto were the chairwomen for the afternoon, which featured a panel discussion on early-onset bipolar disorder with panelists Dr. Boris Birmaher, David Miklowitz, Dr. Rakesh Karmacharya and Mary Ellen McGrath. […]

  • IQ May Matter in Bipolar Disorder - PsychCentral.com (blog)
    Posted on January 14, 2017 at 12:56 am

    IQ May Matter in Bipolar DisorderPsychCentral.com (blog)IQ May Matter in Bipolar Disorder Researchers have long been interested in whether or not a relationship exists between intelligence and bipolar disorder. Findings have been somewhat inconsistent. For example, some studies have found that those with ... […]

  • Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis: Brain Imaging Could Reveal Risk Of ... - Medical Daily
    Posted on January 11, 2017 at 10:27 pm

    Medical Daily Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis: Brain Imaging Could Reveal Risk Of ...Medical DailyResearchers have taken an emotional look at the brains of people with bipolar disorder and found a difference between them and healthy brains. A study in the ...and more » […]

  • Eight Ways to Improve Cognition in Bipolar Disorder | Psychiatric ... - Psychiatric Times
    Posted on January 9, 2017 at 9:58 pm

    Eight Ways to Improve Cognition in Bipolar Disorder | Psychiatric ...Psychiatric TimesFor up to 60% of patients with bipolar disorder, simply treating their mood symptoms is not enough to help them return to a full life.and more » […]

  • Review supports activation as DSM-5 criterion A for bipolar disorder - Healio
    Posted on January 4, 2017 at 6:18 am

    Review supports activation as DSM-5 criterion A for bipolar disorderHealio“Despite the reassertion of the importance of psychomotor function in [bipolar disorder], no current consensus definition or operationalization of terms such as activity/energy exists, to our knowledge,” Jan Scott, PhD, FRCPsych, of Newcastle ... […]

  • Bipolar disorder and epilepsy linked to turning down an inhibitory switch in brain circuits - Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)
    Posted on January 3, 2017 at 9:43 pm

    Baylor College of Medicine News (press release) Bipolar disorder and epilepsy linked to turning down an inhibitory switch in brain circuitsBaylor College of Medicine News (press release)Bipolar disorder and epilepsy linked to turning down an inhibitory switch in brain circuits (320x240 Ph.D. student Angel Lopez (pictured) and mentor Dr. Edward C. Cooper analyzed the expression of ANK3 to better understand causes of bipolar disorder ... […]