roller coaster ride of bipolar disorder outlined by author
COBOURG -- An author living with a bipolar mental illness disorder
for most of his life says if he is ever hospitalized and out of
control again, ...
says pneumonia killed Rebecca Riley
... and Depakote, which is administered for bipolar disorders,
in an elaborate scheme to collect Social Security disability payments.
Police Facing Lawsuit Over Fatal Shooting
Her son said she had a history of bipolar disorder, and that he
had warned officers who were entering the home about her condition.
Friday told the officers ...
findings from EFH Saunders and co-authors describe advances in
Behavioral Health Central (blog)
"Bipolar disorder (BP) is a highly heritable disorder, however
attempts to map genetic risk factors are challenging. One possible
reason for these ...
Children of Bipolar Parents Have Eight-fold Increase in Risk for
By University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (HealthNewsDigest.com)
- PITTSBURGH, – Preschool children of parents with bipolar
disorder have an eight-fold ...
Schizophrenia And Bipolar Disorder, Life Is Not Black And White
Medical News Today
Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder affect tens of millions of
individuals around the world. These disorders have a typical onset
in the early twenties and in most cases have a chronic or recurring
course. Neither disorder has an objective biological marker than
can be used to make diagnoses or to guide treatment...
achievers more likely to be bipolar
(PhysOrg.com) -- The Greek philosopher Aristotle once said "there
is no great genius without a mixture of madness," and now
there is some scientific evidence that there is a link between
mania and high IQ and creativity, since a study of over 700,000
subjects showed those who scored the highest grades were almost
four times more likely to develop bipolar disorder in their adult
lives than those ...
May Predict Risk of Psychosis
Historically, health professionals have lamented their inability
to identify individuals at risk for schizophrenia and bipolar
disorder. New research suggests a measure of retina function may
serve as a method to predict individuals at high risk for the
conditions. Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder affect tens of
millions of millions of individuals around the world with the
disorder: Brilliance at a steep price
When they were up, they were way up - penning heart-wrenching
novels, painting some of the most striking works of modern times
and uncovering scientific theories that changed the world.
More Calls Involve Mental Illness
Voice of San Diego
As one of San Diego's newest police officers, David Ramirez said
he didn't know the signs of schizophrenia, depression or bipolar
disorders. He knew their names, not the symptoms. He's a police
officer, not a doctor.
Minds wants to end stigma about mental health
It's a mysterious condition that's plagued mankind since the start
of its existence. Even thousands of years later, in the current
age of the 21st century, one out of four people suffer from mental
illness. Under the broad spectrum of mental illness are disorders
of varying severity, from depression and seasonal anxiety disorder,
to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
Riley awaits jury's verdict
The Patriot Ledger
She was taking clonidine for ADHD and Depakote for the bipolar
condition. A state medical examiner said she died from a combination
of those drugs and ...
in a 'Heath' of trouble
New York Post
His lawyer begged the judge in Perth to be lenient on his black-sheep
client because he suffers from bipolar disorder -- which the Oscar-winning
valor: US law that makes it a crime to lie about being a war hero
Los Angeles Times
Strandlof's lawyer has said his client may suffer from bipolar
disorder or other problems. Attorneys challenging the law say
that lying about getting a ...
arrested after disrobing at Phoenix airport
PHOENIX - Authorities say a man who took off his clothes and caused
a brief disturbance inside a terminal of Phoenix Sky Harbor International
Airport has ...
Super Bowl players put partying on hold this year
... on a drinking binge in Tijuana two nights before the Super
Bowl in 2003 in San Diego and was later discovered to be struggling
with bipolar disease. ...
gets 45 years for torture murder of disabled, pregnant woman
Belleville News Democrat
Romani noted that Riley has struggled with drug abuse and bipolar
disorder, but he said it's no excuse. "There were things
done to this woman that you don't ...
offer homeless vets support, resources
He said he is bipolar and schizophrenic and suffers from post-traumatic
stress disorder. "The problem is readjusting from military
life to civilian life," ...
Disorder - A Snapshot of the Diagnosis
Psychology Today (blog)
This is the experience of the person with bipolar disorder, only
it's the brain's activity that's accelerating or slowing down.
Alongside the slow/fast ...
story: Man fought depression courageously, family says
By Kristi O'Harran, Herald Writer Diagnosed as bipolar, Lund was
beset by mood swings. On Dec. 5, Lund climbed a tree at the Port
of Everett marina, ...
Love and help collide, detouring one man's life of drug addiction
He's also diagnosed as bipolar and has abused alcohol and drugs
for his entire adult life. "I've lost everything in life
two or three times," he said. ...
pleas insanity in Kitsap Co. robbery-killing
He says that he's competent to stand trail, but claims to suffer
from several disorders, including psychosis and bipolar disorder.
How to Spot the Signs of ADHD with Help from the ADHD Center Online
PR-USA.net (press release)
Do you want to know more about bipolar disease, its symptoms,
treatment methods or where to find help? Visit the ADHD Center
online today; whether you live ...
What would lead a child to suicide? Signs to watch for
Dallas Morning News
Anxiety, trauma, peer interaction and various conditions like
bipolar disorder can be factors, Dr. Pfeffer said. "Bullying
is often a big issue," she said. ...
Focus on Mood Disorders
The disorders include depression and bipolar disorder and as a
whole are one of the most common form of illness. The disorders
are believed to result from a ...
Talks: JT Turner Rolls Out New Film About Art, Mental Illness
He was diagnosed, and the various symptoms he had weren't termed
bipolar disorder or manic depression in those days, but it looks
very much like he would be ...
Labeled 'Bipolar' May Get A New Diagnosis
7:00 pm ET Bipolar may not be the right diagnosis for some kids,
according a panel of experts with the American Psychiatric Association.
trial starts with shocking letters
Anderson Independent Mail
All of those actions are evidence that Rivera suffers from mental
illnesses, including bipolar disorder. “What happened to
this innocent, innocent mother, ...
Sisters of Providence forgive a slain nun's murderer
Rondeau was suffering from bipolar disorder. However, the psychiatrists
and criminologists observed that he also suffered from very violent
Motivated by Brother's Struggle
London Free Press (blog)
... suffered his first psychotic episode while at Western,"
said Dion, adding his brother has now dealt with bipolar disorder
for 20 years. ...
the Best Age to Have Children?
New York Times (blog)
... findings that linked a father's age at a child's conception
to an increased incidence not only of autism, but also schizophrenia
and bipolar disorder. ...