reports association between academic achievement and bipolar disorder
The finding that both very high and very low grades were associated
with an increased risk of bipolar disorder suggests, say the study's
J. Blige to play soul singer Nina Simone
But is Mary J. Blige up to the task of playing a colossal music
figure who also reportedly suffered from bipolar disorder? Blige
has made a few television ...
teenage girl missing from home since Sunday
13, 2010 01:20 PM A teenage girl with bipolar disorder has been
missing from her Ahwatukee Foothills home since Sunday night,
the girl's father, ...
speaks on struggle with bipolar disorder
Trudeau spoke to a crowd of 250 gathered at the Listowel Agricultural
Hall on May 7 about her struggle and experiences with bipolar
More Likely Than Treatment For Americans With Psychiatric Disorders
While the likelihood varies by state, there is no state where
individuals experiencing diagnoses like schizophrenia or bipolar
disorder are more likely to ...
Damm Memorial Walk for Mental Illness
For many who suffer from schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, their
lives are forever changed in the blink of an eye. You find that
life is normal one day, ...
State budget cuts mean the elimination of services for the mentally
illâ??and the consequences could be bleak by Dave Devine
A few weeks after Mary Anne committed suicide, H. Clarke Romans
reflected on her life. "She had serious mental illness with
bipolar disorder and clinical depression," said Romans, executive
director of the advocacy group National Alliance on Mental Illness
of Southern ...
Calls Many Docs 'Pill Pushers'
He pointed to the case of Rebecca Riley, the Southshore girl who
was diagnosed with bipolar disorder before the age of 4. "Ten
years ago versus now, ...
way madness lies
The last classification, published in 2000, significantly changed
the way in which the symptoms of autism and bipolar disorder were
identified in children. ...
Demons: Robert Munsch's struggle with cocaine use
He was diagnosed with bipolar disorder around 1990. In the past
he has spoken publicly about coping with mental illness. Dubbed
"Canada's King of Kidlit" by ...
to reexamine bipolar diagnosis in children?
Los Angeles Times
Psychiatrists in favor of a new label, temper dysregulation disorder,
cite a spike in bipolar diagnoses. But others worry it will add
uncertainty to the ...
news: Books bring inspirational focus to schizophrenia, bipolar
Greenville Daily Reflector
“Fall to Pieces: A Memoir of Drugs, Rock 'n' Roll and Mental
Illness” is the frank story of Mary Forsberg Weiland's battle
with bipolar disorder. ...
bipolar disorder work: Blue October rocks home on Preakness Saturday
It was, however, Furstenfeld's battles within his own head —
his often public struggle with bipolar disorder — that provided
the gnawing, self-punishing, ...
and Suicide Risk
In addition to their use in the management of epilepsy, anticonvulsants
are indicated for management of bipolar disorder, mania, neuralgia,
migraine, and neuropathic pain.
Study Finds Off-Label Use Of Atypical Antipsychotics Increases
Risk Of Diabetes Among The Elderly
Medical News Today
A new study yields important new evidence that the use of atypical
antipsychotics among the elderly for off-label purposes is associated
with increased risk of developing diabetes. Atypical antipsychotics
(AAs) are a group of newer-generation antipsychotic drugs that
are indicated for the treatment of psychiatric conditions including
schizophrenia, bipolar mania and acute mania; but are often ...
suffers abuse from girlfriend
Dear Annie: My son and his girlfriend have a very unhealthy relationship.
Their arguments turn into physical confrontations, and she becomes
abusive. She also is bipolar and is not taking her medication.
They briefly broke up, but she informed my son she was pregnant,
and he decided to try to make things work for the sake of the
child. They lived with her parents until her mother threw her
Mental-Health Advocate Discusses Bipolar Disorder in Wakulla
Bipolar Disorder, sometimes called manic depression, is a medical
illness that causes extreme shifts in mood, energy and functioning.
do you live with a husband with manic depression?
Andrew, 56, a tall handsome man, a talented pianist with a distinguished
medical career, was in the throes of a bipolar episode - an illness
that has dogged ...
ask: Multiple state agencies investigating local group home
KTNV Las Vegas
Keevan told us he wasn't getting the medication he needed for
his bipolar condition. "Why did you end up leaving,"
Radetich asked. ...
disorder: When you're on top of the world - and the only way is
Manic episodes in which sufferers expeience grandiose delusions
are all too frequent for those with bipolar disorder.
Galleria exhibit aims to erase stigmas of mental illness
York Daily Record
Bell Socialization Services decided to make the 2010 Celebration
of the Arts show more mainstream this year by taking it to the
york Galleria. Bell's mental health consumers suffer from bipolar
disorder, depression, schizophrenia, anxiety, post-traumatic stress
disorder and other conditions.
hotel shooting victim was handcuffed and gagged, deputies say
Sheriff's investigators were still trying Monday night to piece
together why Spitz - whose mother said had a bipolar disorder
- shot the hotel employee and ...
has drug problem, father says
The father of a man charged in a Franklin County shooting said
his son also is bipolar. A 30-year-old man charged in the shooting
death of a Franklin County ...
Disease: A Thief that Steals One Man's Dreams
PR Web (press release)
Randolph, MN (Vocus/PRWEB ) May 18, 2010 -- Bipolar disease has
become a thief that struck author Patricia Temple Day's family,
stealing her son's hopes and ...
can a bipolar person do to handle stress better?
I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder when I was 16, and I'm now
18 and it has gotten where I can't even get a job because I stress
myself out so much that ...
Worth Settles With Family In Taser Incident
24 year old Patrick Jacobs Jr. had bipolar disorder. His family
called police when Jacobs became disruptive. Police shot Jacobs
with a Taser twice; ...
Alleges Stevens Johnson Syndrome from Bipolar Drug
Lawyers and Settlements
... and anticonvulsant drug generally used to treat epilepsy and
bipolar disorder, caused a host of adverse reactions, including
Stevens Johnson Syndrome. ...
New Drug That Decreases Anxiety And Stabilizes Mood?
Medical News Today
This study formulates the hypothesis that rufinamide, a drug so
far used against epilepsy, may also be effective in bipolar disorder,
depressive and anxiety disorders, panic disorder and obsessive-compulsive
disorder, eating disorders, and substance use disorders. It is
just an hypothesis based on two cases that needs to be confirmed
by specific studies. Rufinamide is a triazole derivative ...
Budget Coalition calls on lawmakers to get back to Springfield,
Herald & Review
DECATUR - Mike Nance, who developed bipolar disorder aftersuffering
a severe head injury in 1988, is managing his own moneywith confidence
for the first time in 22 years.
diagnostic change not enough to help children currently diagnosed
(Garrison, NY) Shifting children from the controversial diagnosis
of bipolar disorder to one that more accurately reflects their
symptoms will not by itself ...
mom turns son's bipolar disorder into a new career
Medill Reports: Chicago
Doctors diagnosed Resko's son with bipolar disorder when he was
8 years old, and the devastating news pushed her to learn ways
she could help him. ...
myths about a bipolar diagnosis
By Hilary Smith | May 19, 2010 Dealing with a bipolar diagnosis
is hard. Dealing with parents, friends, and relatives who have
slightly, er, ...
Disorder: Symptoms and Treatments
Health Aim (blog)
By Lori on May 17, 2010 Bipolar disorder is considered to be a
mental illness that comes with serious depression and mania. Also
such a disease is known as ...
death suit settled
The agreement also requires a payment of $76707.64 to Medicaid
for the care and treatment of Joshua Garcia, 21, who was diagnosed
with bipolar disorder and ...
Grader Accused of Pushing Drugs
"We had a student at Attucks Middle School that allegedly
took some bipolar medication from a family member, who is also
a student here, and handed those ...
revoked in theft case
His probation officer has told the court on several occasions
that Frasure's supervision has been difficult, due to his bipolar
disorder and drinking. ...
Dallas Morning News
... city could be forced to pay, unlike cases filed in state court.
Jacobs had bipolar disorder and was causing a disturbance when
his family called police. AP.
presence at home helped kids, psychiatrist says
Both of her parents were bipolar, two of her brothers suffered
from schizophrenia, and her husband had both bipolar disorder
and schizo affective disorder, ...