cites bipolar disorder in appeal
Sydney Morning Herald
The jailed former judge Marcus Einfeld should have his sentence
reduced on appeal because he has a previously undiagnosed bipolar
disorder, his lawyers say.
Drugs Spur Dramatic Weight Gain in Kids
TUESDAY, Oct. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Children and teens who take
medicines for conditions such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder
and autism tend to put on a substantial amount of weight, a new
Another Manic-Depressive Monday: Debut Author Discovers New Beginning
by Writing Autobiography about Living with ...
PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
While many established writers might shy away from discussing
the unpredictable mood swings and almost ravenous nervous breakdowns
that threaten to destroy the lives of bipolar disorder sufferers
as well as their families, debut author Dave O'Riordan reveals
the whole ugly, yet beautifully honest truth in his new book,
"Bipolar Shoes: People Do Matter" .
Supports ADA Technologies' Development Of Home Monitor For Bipolar
Medical News Today
ADA Technologies, Inc. (ADA) received a $189,886 grant from the
National Institute of Mental Health to develop a home lithiummonitor
for use by patients with bipolar disorder. The testing tool would
allow reliable, routine at-home monitoring of blood lithium concentrations,
enabling individuals with bipolar disorder to conveniently and
effectively manage their care.
is vital in managing Bipolar Disorder
We all have our ups and downs, but if you live with bipolar disorder,
these mood swings are more severe. However, if treated properly,
the disorder can be well managed.
Anderson: Impassioned father advocates reforms in mental health
San Jose Mercury News
Earley became intimately familiar with what he calls "America's
mental health madness" after his son had a bipolar disorder
breakdown during college — and ...
MGH patient slashes doc, shot dead by off-duty guard
He was a patient of the psychiatrist he repeatedly stabbed just
after 2 pm yesterday at MGH's Bipolar Clinical and Research Program,
on the fifth floor of a ...
list West as doubtful
The Associated Press
West has battled bipolar disorder in the past and has had a turbulent
off-season. He was arrested on weapons charges near his Maryland
home in September. ...
'An Unquiet Mind' author Kay Redfield Jamison to speak at U.Va.
Staunton News Leader
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Kay Redfield Jamison, an author noted
for her research and contributions to the field of mood disorders,
particularly bipolar disorder, ...
systematic study for managing treatment-resistant bipolar depression
Depression in bipolar illness is often difficult to treat and
life-threating. Frequently it fails to respond to standard treatments.
develops preventative care program called 'Safe 'til Stable' for
people impacted with bipolar disorder
A major breakthrough in mental health has been developed, a cooperative
venture between the National Bipolar Foundation and the MedicAlert
Foundation; a preventative care program called "Safe 'til
Stable." It provides vital medical information to emergency
responders in time of need through our live 24-hour emergency
to address mental illness
Stevens Point Journal
Author, speaker and stand-up comedian Paul E. Jones will present
A Bipolar Discussion from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 3 in the Laird
Room of Dreyfus University Center at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens
Point. The event is sponsored by Healthy People Portage County.
Admission is free. For more information, go to the Web site at
Memorial Conference on Bipolar Disorder is Nov. 13
... illness within this year's theme of recovery, Seacoast Mental
Health Center's 10th annual Erik Cogswell Memorial Conference
on Bipolar Disorder is Nov. ...
people with bipolar
IT HAS taken Ali a decade to come to terms with the fact he has
been diagnosed with bipolar. He has tried to ignore it and even
denied the mental health ...
Wife of Delonte West files domestic violence report
... for carrying three loaded guns while riding his motorcycle.
He did not play during the preseason. West has been treated in
the past for bipolar disorder.
who suffered from bipolar disorder has book published
Press and Journal
By Shona Gossip A BIPOLAR Aberdeen poet has had a book of his
work published nearly a year after his death. David Murdoch was
diagnosed with the mental ...
research in Wales
Wales is at the forefront of research into bipolar – the
largest study into the disorder in the world is being conducted
by Cardiff University. ...
disorder and infidelity are not wife's fault
I should note that a case of barely treated bipolar disorder,
with hyper-sexuality during the manic phases, is involved. I am
must show mercy
However, perhaps the case that strikes closest to home is the
imminent execution of the bipolar British citizen, Akmal Shaikh.
bipolar teen from Riviera Beach turns up at aunt's in West Palm
Beach; he walked there
The Palm Beach Post A teenage boy who disappeared from his home
in Riviera Beach early last evening has turned up at an aunt's
home in West Palm Beach around midnight, ending a police search
on a note of relief.
illness even sadder when it affects teens
North Shore Times
ONE in 75 people on the North Shore could be suffering from bipolar
disorder, a mental illness formally known as manic-depression.
solved: my bipolar partner
Their father, who is my partner, is possibly bipolar. Most of
the time life goes on just fine, but at least once a year, he
has a manic-depressive episode ...
Disorder Often Misundertood
HOUSTON - A 2-day patient health exhibit on bipolar disorder organized
by the National Alliance on Mental Illness will take place in
Houston starting Oct. ...
of mental health profession in the classroom
Students self-disclose about their own bipolar or depressive disorders,
their OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder), their prior psychiatric
seek boy, 13, after he did not return home
He suffers from bipolar disorder, needs medication and is a danger
to himself, police said. Ty'Darius Preston was last seen by his
sister and friends at the ...
Disorder Plays Role in Patricia Cornwell's Financial Melée
Psychology Today (blog)
Bipolar disorder plays a role in a lawsuit that mega-bestselling
author Patricia Cornwell has filed against her financial advisers,
on the premise that they ...
October's 2009 PUTP Suicide Prevention tour cancelled
Justin Furstenfeld suffers from bipolar disorder, a serious mental
health condition. According to the National Institute of Mental
Health (NIMH), ...
years for 'snitch shooter'
But Spaeth said he chose not to impose the maximum because Adams
is young, has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and has expressed
some remorse for his ...
man gets 40 to 80 years in landscaper's murder
... card to buy about $600 worth of jewelry and clothing. Langley's
court-appointed attorney said his client is a high-school dropout
who has bipolar disorder.
show takes on bipolar disorder
Just what we need: Another cop show that turns mental illness
into entertainment. A&E is produ...