Fourth Estate: Over Diagnosing American Teens:
edications, and even discovery of mental disorders such as bipolar
disorder, clinical depression, and ADHD weren't being focused
on until the 20th century. The problem isn't that doctors are
greedy for money as some might argue, but that the symptoms ...
add alternative treatments before consulting a professional
Herald Times Reporter
Question: I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder over two years
ago. After many medication trials, I finally am feeling better
and have found a medication combination I can deal with. I still
have some depression and am wondering if there is anything ...
accused howls in court
He told the magistrate that his son – who is facing three
charges of murder, one of attempted murder and one of assault
with intent to do grievous bodily harm – was a schizophrenic
who suffered from bipolar disorder. “He needs to see a private
around The Bend the long way: Montreal filmmaker no longer on
He was suffering from bipolar disorder. He had also been drinking.
Younger brother Jason (Adam Butcher), who worshipped Mike, is
still traumatized. He also fears that hereditary factors might
result in a similar fate for him. Also still traumatized are ...
By Limor Gal "During an attack it was easiest for me to be
with religiously observant patients," laughs S., a clinical
psychologist of 45 who has been coping with bipolar disorder (manic
depression ) for more than 20 years. "They thought the messiah
with the Problem Pileup
Problem pileups are common in bipolar disorder. Problems tend
to come in waves making you feel confused and overwhelmed. When
you're in the midst of it, you may have trouble seeing what's
actually going on. As a first step, NAMI advises making a list.
show's appeal is its uniqueness 'Next to Normal' will be at the
Belleville News Democrat
The emotional tale of an everyday mom who struggles with bipolar
disorder and its effect on her family has earned high praise and
a fiercely loyal audience. "Next to Normal" continues
its first national tour through July, stopping in St. Louis for
Dr. McCoy diagnosed Sanders as suffering from a schizoaffective
disorder. He described the disorder as a combination of schizophrenia
and bipolar disorder. He said that such a person generally is
socially incompetent, has no friends, and has delusions ...
set high for committing mentally ill
Krier, 53, who had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, was fatally
shot by law officers after he came out of his home near Sigourney
with weapons a few hours after killing Deputy Eric Stein, 39,
on Monday. Scant details have been released about the ...
disorder manageable with correct diagnosis
Winfield Daily Courier Online
By Susan Aldridge Turn the television on and you see more and
more advertisements for medications to treat bipolar disorder
and depression. Although these medical disorders have been around
for many years, it is partly being brought out due to the ...
Duke: Bipolar Nightmare For Actress Patty Duke!
Duke said she first began experiencing the symptoms of bipolar
disorder in her 20s, but the disease would go undiagnosed for
many years. The longer the disease went untreated, the worse her
symptoms became, she said, and her struggles with anger and ...
Delusions of Grandeur Part of Bipolar Disorder Type I
I'm not familiar with delusions of grandeur in mania and bipolar
disorder so I looked it up and I asked if anyone had stories of
their mania and delusions of grandeur. Naturally, my lovely readers
provided. Delusions of grandeur is not officially ...
Mosque Plot Suspect Calls Case Absurd
Family members, friends and doctors have described Stockham being
able to function in larger society when taking his medication
for bipolar disorder and abstaining from alcohol. During the interview,
he seemed lucid and said he's been taking his ...
man sentenced to prison for probation violation
A Mitchell man who has created disturbances in local courtrooms
and is believed to suffer from bipolar disorder received a penitentiary
sentence Friday. A Mitchell man who has created disturbances in
local courtrooms and is believed to suffer from ...
Jets' Ainge tackling life as recovering addict
Pakistan Daily Mail
But now, he's here: A recovering drug addict with bipolar disorder
and a surgically repaired foot, trying to rebuild his once-shattered
life under the roof of his famous uncle, Danny Ainge. "I'm
learning how to be a new person," said Ainge, ...
pair awarded for braving 30 years
Ms Cottingham, who has three sons, suffers from heart and lung
disease and has bipolar disorder, but despite poor health has
not missed a year. Mr Tegg, 71, former police officer and retired
member of the RAF, said: “It's worth doing. ...
Greenville man pleads guilty to slashing girlfriend's throat
At that time, Meinzer claimed in court papers that Green was previously
diagnosed with "moderate to severe psycho paranoia, manic
depression, bipolar disorder and nervous breakdowns." Meinzer
claimed blood tests conducted one day after the slashing ...
is a choice for this bipolar photographer-restaurateur
ABS CBN News
Research shows that people with bipolar disorder exhibit psychotic
symptoms and can sometimes be misdiagnosed as having a serious
mental illness like schizophrenia. Studies have also shown that
genetic factors contribute to the likelihood of someone ...
please come out of the mental health closet
SFA The Pine Log Online
Now, when I say mental illness, most people are thinking the big
ones: schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, et cetera. But dig this:
have you ever been in a situation where for whatever reason fear
overtook you and your heart began to race and your palms ...
episodes can add to burden of bipolar disorder
She was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, an illness marked by
recurring episodes of mania and depression that can last for weeks
or months at a time before a person's mood returns to normal.
About a quarter of the people with bipolar disorder have ...
disorder drug development has had mixed success says new report
MyCompanyPR (press release)
The report R&D Trends: Bipolar Disorder states that for the
past 5 years R&D for new bipolar disorders drugs has been
met with mixed success; while five drugs have progressed through
the clinical pipeline and entered the market, four late-stage
of Mental Illness
London Free Press (blog)
But please don't refer to bipolar as a “disease”.
Â My daughter is 18 years old and has lived with (not suffered
from) bipolar disorder for almost 5 years. Â The words we
choose to use when talking about mental illness can have a very
powerful effect ...
Whole New Light on the Bipolar / Violence Connection
About - News & Issues
By Marcia Purse, About.com Guide April 11, 2011 Having bipolar
disorder by itself does not increase the risk of violent behavior.
Yes, you heard that right, all you crime drama writers and finger-pointers.
Sorry, but you'll have to find another ...
One Bipolar Marries Another: An Interview with Shannon Flynn
She has degrees in psychology, art therapy, and counseling, and
has just released her memoir, called Spin Between Never and Ever,
a story about her journey as someone who has suffered from bipolar
disorder (also known as manic depression). 1. ...
Milford man arrested after going into rage
Waterbury Republican American
Alexander D'ascoli, 20, of 4 Autumn Lane, was not taking medication
prescribed for a bipolar disorder Saturday when he learned he
would not be able to register the car be had hoped to own. Police
got a call from D'ascoli's father based on a text ...
bid supports beyondblue
Manning River Times
For his entire adult life, and he believes a portion of his younger
years, he has lived with bipolar disorder. "My first depression
was at 17 but I have suspicions that stuff was going on before
then. Like any other kid I was so narcissistic I was ...