Saul? Anxious Moses? Mental woes are nothing new
Minneapolis Star Tribune
On Wednesday Fine was watching Glenn Close on Good Morning America
talk about her sister's struggle with being bipolar. It's a disorder
that Fine believes ...
university student Victor Nyeste found dead
Victor was diagnosed with bipolar disorder about a year ago but
at the time he went missing, Mr Nyeste said he had been taking
his medication and seeing his ...
Mental Illness: The Stigma of Silence
Huffington Post (blog)
As I've written and spoken about before, my sister suffers from
a bipolar disorder and my nephew from schizoaffective disorder.
There has, in fact, ...
marijuana policy move sparks cautious optimism
Health.com: 9 ways to control bipolar disorder Evidence that medical
marijuana works is strongest for the symptoms that Dr. Abrams
mentioned, as well as for ...
Close and Family Tackle Stigma of Mental Illness
Glenn's sister Jessie Close has bipolar disorder, and Jessie's
son Calen Pick, 28, has schizo-affective disorder. "Mental
illness is just part of the human ...
plea for death row Briton
According to his family, Mr Shaikh, who is married, has bipolar
disorder. He travelled to China in 2007 with the promise of being
made into a pop star, ...
Bipolar Illness Meets Grief: Kay Redfield Jamison on Becoming
Before that he had encouraged Jamison to write about her manic–depressive,
bipolar illness, and share her suicide attempt with the world.
Royko son Robert Royko gets 2½ years in prison for trying
to rob Chicago ...
Royko's defense lawyers argued he struggled with bipolar disorder
and was heavily medicated during the incident at the Associated
Bank at 6355 N. Central ...
VNA groups begin Monday for those seeking comfort
Craig Daily Press
By Ben Bulkeley A peer support group for people with bipolar disorder
and depression had its first meeting Monday, attracting three
Johnston teams up for power pop greatness
Daniel Johnston has weathered dramatic peaks and valleys in his
30 years of writing, recording, and warbling songs. He had early
brushes with fame, including a major-label deal and the patronage
of Kurt Cobain, and a series of downturns in his ongoing battle
with bipolar disorder
man who killed dad won't go to jail
The North Bay Nugget
OTTAWA A bipolar man who suffocated his father to death was too
sick to understand what he was doing was wrong, a judge ruled
today. His delusions had been and were real. Superior Court Justice
Paul Lalonde said of Elliot Benge, 24, whom he found not criminally
responsible for the Jan.[...]
counters mental illness cliches, show today
Want to be a stand-up comic? Program is coming to the Island Have
you heard the one about the guy with paranoid bipolar disorder?
San Francisco Bay Guardian
Some scientific evidence supports a link between creativity and
bipolar disorder. Clinical psychologist Kay Redfield Jamison's
1993 book Touched With Fire: ...
52-Year-Old Posed As Student
Schildt's attorney Ron Stevens said that his client was diagnosed
with bipolar disorder following a traumatic brain injury he suffered
while serving as a ...
remembers 'Patty Duke Show' as haven
She was later diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and she now helps
others who have the disease. "I believe that show [gave me]
the tools that helped me ...
my child's ADHD drug be causing mood swings, aggression?
But unfortunately, we know that the symptoms of ADHD look a lot
like the symptoms of another very serious psychiatric problem:
bipolar disorder, ...
Medicine, Inc. and Psynova Neurotech Ltd. Identify Diagnostic
The algorithm was then applied to blinded samples from the other
sites and was able to distinguish schizophrenia from bipolar disorder,
major depression and ...
Shriver Woman's Nation Depressed? - Ballooning depression among
Psychology Today (blog)
But is the report blind to the reality of a new ghetto for many
women, one constructed out of depression and bipolar disorder?
Here are three women who have ...
father told police: 'I'm not going to make it'
He's bipolar." His son, David J. Janisch, 30, was waiting
for police in the front yard of the house at 2522 Countryside
Court when they arrived on scene ...
goodtoknow says: Sometimes called manic depression or bipolar
illness, bipolar affective disorder is a condition where your
moods swing violently - from ...
University wins £3m mood centre backing
Express & Echo
The aim of the Mood Disorders Centre is to improve psychological
treatment for people suffering mental-health issues, including
depression and bipolar ...
Gives Up Custody Of Mentally Ill Son
Mother said her son lives with bipolar disorder, a mental illness
that can cause violent, unpredictable behaviors. “When he
was 18-months old, ...
decides on treatment
I am bipolar and was denied health insurance coverage by all insurance
companies except one. With this company, however, I could only
afford catastrophic ...
hope bipolar TV cop follows the right script
The Palm Beach Post
Just what we need: Another cop show that turns mental illness
gets at least 6 years for attempt to kill kids
22 WSBT South Bend
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) A woman with bipolar disorder "forfeited"
her right to be a mother when she served her children drugged
hot chocolate before setting the house on fire, a judge said Thursday
as he sentenced her to six to 20 years in prison.
and bipolar disorder: Bridging the divide
(PhysOrg.com) -- Sufferers of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
are being brought together in a major new study to determine the
diseases? common genetic causes.
The former MP, now a mental health counsellor and playwright,
is using his own experience of bipolar disorder to help others.
briefs: Support group is set to meet Monday
Craig Daily Press
The first meeting of a new peer support group for people with
bipolar disorder and depression is scheduled from 12:30 to 1:30
p.m. Monday in the Gold Room at the Northwest Colorado Community
Health Center, 745 Russell St. For more information, call Barb
Parnell at 871-7655.
admits to threatening judge, his wife's 'intimate partner'
The Times of Northwest Indiana
HAMMOND | After three tours of heavy action in Iraq, Thomas Slapnicker
was treated at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., for bipolar disorder, Slapnicker
and his lawyer said Thursday.
disorder diagnosis for children a difficult read
That is especially true for bipolar disorder, an illness with
symptoms that overlap with those of several other conditions.
Bipolar disorder results in ...
Dreyfuss on being bipolar
The Press Association
Richard Dreyfuss says it's taken half his life to understand having
bipolar disorder. The Academy Award-winning actor was speaking
frankly on the red carpet ...
killer wasn't aware of crime: psychiatrist
By MEGAN GILLIS, Courts Bureau OTTAWA -- A bipolar man who suffocated
his father was likely so lost in psychosis — once thinking
he was a millionaire rap ...
Anything singer finds a new voice
During their 2004 debut, "… is A Real Boy," Bemis
was dealing with the discovery that he had bipolar disorder and
the difficult emotions and experiences ...
killer gets fresh chance at parole
San Francisco Chronicle
The appeals court said Anderson had been diagnosed in prison as
suffering from bipolar disorder that had been out of control at
the time of the killings and ...
Johnston: Live Last Night
Washington Post (blog)
... is known as much for his gleefully deranged outsider pop songs
as for his well-publicized battles with personal demons such as
bipolar disorder. ...
is Back, Hopefully for Good
... arrested on weapons charges, and leaving the team twice, once
excused and once unexcused. He announced last summer that he suffers
from bipolar disorder.
23, confesses to beating grandmother to death
... during the two days her grandmother lay dying in her apartment.
A family member told police they believe that Johnson suffers
from a bipolar disorder.