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February 25, 2006

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New Online Mood Questionnaire Screens for Depression and Bipolar ...
U.S. Newswire (press release) - Washington,DC,USA
... About 21 million Americans suffer from depression and bipolar disorder, but only 50 percent seek treatment, usually because they are unaware that they have a ...

Health Authority reaches out to youth
CKNW - Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada
... psychosis. It's the early stage of any psychotic condition that affects the mind, including schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Dr ...

Class series for families focuses on mental illness
Corvallis Gazette Times - Corvallis,OR,USA
... The course will include information on schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, panic disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder. ...

Police seeking man with bipolar disorder
The Star-Ledger
ELIZABETH: A mentally ill city man has been missing for about a month, police said yesterday. Steven Castro, 30, was last seen leaving his Clinton Place home on Jan. 26, said city police detective Keith White. He suffers from bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, and left his medication at home.

Services are key for homeless mentally ill
NorthJersey.com
Thousands of Americans spend the night in shelters or on the streets, and a high proportion of them have serious mental illnesses. How this situation has come about and how to change it are questions that concern the general public as well as mental health professionals.

Changes urged on treatment of criminal youth
Stamford Advocate
HARTFORD -- Dozens of advocates yesterday pushed a proposal that would allow 16- and 17-year-olds to be treated as juveniles in Connecticut courts and be given alternatives besides adult prisons.

New Online Mood Questionnaire Screens for Depression and Bipolar Disorder; Families for Depression Awareness Introduces
U.S. Newswire via Yahoo! News
Families for Depression Awareness, a national nonprofit organization, has launched an innovative screening tool on its web site called the Mood Questionnaire, which people can take anonymously and confidentially to find out if they might have a mood disorder. About 21 million Americans suffer from depression and bipolar disorder, but only 50 percent seek treatment, usually because they are

Shire annual underlying earnings fall; Barr talks 'progressing' UPDATE
FinanzNachrichten
LONDON (AFX) - British drug developer Shire PLC ( Nachrichten ) reported a 5 pct fall in underlying annual earnings, dented by the cost of launching two new drugs, Fosrenol for renal disease and Equetro for bipolar disorder.

18-Year-Old Says He Wouldn't Hurt His Children
KETV.com
A teen accused of shaking his infant son tells his side of the story to KETV NewsWatch 7.

Crisis Intervention Training Helps Officers Help Mentally Ill
WESH via Yahoo!
A Maitland man with bipolar disorder was shot and killed on a jetway in Miami in December.

Mental patients saved from state cost-cutting ax
Chicago Tribune
Gov. Rod Blagojevich's administration quickly pulled the plug Thursday on plans to cut the medication given to psychiatric patients after questions were raised about the plan's potential impact.

Expert on bipolar disorder to speak
The News-Messenger
Lizzie Simon, an author who became a mental health advocate after dealing with bipolar disorder as a teen, is the featured speaker at an award dinner and silent auction to benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness of
Seneca, Sandusky and Wy- andot Counties.

Boy's body found in pond
The Palm Beach Post
A 19-hour search for an autistic boy who wandered away from his home ended Friday with the grim discovery of his body in a pond just steps from his front door.

Carquinez manhunt ends with armed suspect's surrender
Contra Costa Times
A naked, knife wielding man with a history of mental illness was in custody late Thursday afternoon following a six-hour search and standoff with authorities in the frigid waters of the Carquinez Strait.

Child Care Needs Keep Poor Addicts From Treatment
Health Scout
The problem is especially tough among the homeless, study finds.

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