Study Details Risk Factors for Substance Use Disorders After Manic Episode
Adolescents with bipolar disorder are more likely to develop substance use disorders than adolescents without psychiatric disorders.
Gene variant linked to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and alcoholism
The variant, which is found in approximately one in every 200 people, is also associated with a threefold risk of developing bipolar disorder, ...
Impulse control predicts euthymia in bipolar disorder
Patients with bipolar disorder who have good trait impulse control are likely to respond better to treatment than those with poor impulse ...
Bipolar Depression Treated With Low-Strength Magnetic Stimulation May Improve Moods Faster
But for people with bipolar disorder, who experience extreme highs and lows more severe than the typical mood swings of others, getting treatment ...
Genetic Mutation Found In 1 Of Every 200 People Linked To Alcoholism, Schizophrenia, And ...
The functional GRM3 Kozak sequence variant rs148754219 affects the risk of schizophrenia and alcohol dependence as well as bipolar disorder.
People with bipolar disorder take risks
People who have bipolar disorder are more likely to engage in risky behaviour, a new study has revealed. Research carried out by the Universities of ...
Earlier treatment better for bipolar patients
Patients with bipolar disorder are more likely to respond to lithium if the treatment is started early in the course of the condition, say ...
Impaired emotion recognition runs in families with psychosis
The impairment was most striking in relatives of patients with schizophrenia (n=332) or bipolar-type schizoaffective disorder (n=154), and as seen for...