New Mobile App Helps Manage Bipolar Disorder
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
A unique mobile App has been developed for Bipolar Disorder sufferers called Bipolar Mood Monitor. With up
to 254 million people worldwide affected by Bipolar Disorder and annual social and financial costs in the USA
alone of $45 billion, ...
Case Study Examining Postpartum Depression Symptoms and
“At least one-third of the women who have PPD/PMD have a
recurrence of symptoms while as many as 60 percent with
bipolar disorder have a relapse after childbirth” (Epperson, 1999).
Adequate screening by healthcare professionals can identify
women who ...
Man stole patrol car from unlocked police station in Stratford-upon-Avon
Timothy Clapham, 43, who suffers
from bipolar disorder told police the “temptation
was too much” to go for a spin in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warks. At Coventry crown court, Clapham,
got a two-year road ban and a community sentence after admitting
Blue Waltz: A Benefit for Sean Costello in Atlanta
Only after his passing did his family reveal Sean's battle
with Bipolar Disorder and his struggle to
stay alive. "Sean acted professionally and was as normal
as a musician could be. I think this factor makes people
want to look closer at the ...
Sexual Assault Can Damage Long-Term Mental Health
Over half the women who had experienced some kind of abuse
reported a history of depression, bipolar
disorder, post-traumatic stress, substance abuse
or anxiety, compared to 28% of women who had not been subjected
to violence. ...
Sunitinib-induced acute psychosis: Case report - Abstract
Here we present a case of a patient with metastatic renal
cancer and history of bipolar
disorder who developed acute psychotic symptoms during
treatment with Sunitinib. Both
the outpatient and inpatient documentation in the medical
records of the ...
|The art of recovery
The Ames Tribune
Melissa Haynes, with glowing skin, lively eyes and perky brown curls,
looks younger than her 35 years. She said she lives with manic depression,ť a mental health condition clinicians now term bipolar disorder.
These days, Haynes has access to a new mode of therapy that's working wonders, she said, with no added medication,
hours of counseling or unpleasant side effects
|DMX Talks About Bipolar Disorder,
The troubled rapper claims he is "not the person the media
portrays." DMX took another step toward rehabilitation this
week by opening up for the first time on his deepest personal struggles.
all wounds show up on an X-ray
The Newark Advocate
It can be upsetting, stressful and downright incomprehensible
when someone with a diagnosis of depression, including bipolar
disorder, denies the illness and refuses treatment. You might
find yourself watching helplessly as behaviors tied to untreated
Andover man's guilty plea postponed
But Superior Court Judge John Lu ordered another competency exam
for Belanger, 22, who said he hears voices and listed five medications
he takes for psychiatric problems, including extreme bipolar disorder
and post-traumatic stress disorder. ...
by Biz Jones
Troubled rap star DMX has opened up about his recent battle with
bipolar disorder, admitting to often being confused on which personality
he is currently embodying at any given time. The 40-year-old rapper
has admitted to suffering from bipolar ...
to Take Another Look at Seroquel?
By Bob Brewin 08/05/11 02:51 pm ET The
Defense Department has a long standing policy to allow troops
in combat zones to use Seroquel -- a drug developed to deal with serious mental
health conditions such as bipolar disorder -- in low doses as
a sleep ...
Astals gets treatment for bipolar disorder;
she's back on her feet and wants to return to acting
Cita misses working in TV and film. "The
last time I was on TV, I was being tagged as a crazy woman!"
Art, motherhood and bipolar disorder
She wrote a moving piece for the Huffington Post in which she
chronicles her struggles with Bipolar
II disorder. Also
public enemy number one for the Tyler Perry Fan Club, Ikpi's
acerbic commentary in pieces like 'For Coloured
Girls Who Need Motivation ...
Mental-health issues are a bear, but, people, don't
ever give up
Arizona Daily Star
We saw another doctor who had my mom and me watch a video on bipolar disorder. My mom cried and
told the doctor I had all the symptoms. I remember thinking, "Nothing's
wrong with me, I feel fine." Around 16, I was diagnosed.
Bipolar 1 disorder and ...
|Dan Morain: California lets
the mentally ill refuse treatment -- until it's ...
He had stubble of beard, buzzed hair and was overweight, a side
effect of medication he must take to harness his bipolar disorder. He spoke in monotone, twitched and buried his
head in his hands when the subject turned to Juan Lugo, a 21-year-old
Questioning Whether Bipolar Disorder Is an Illness
By Bipolar Beat Several weeks ago, the British Psychological Society
published a report online entitled “Understanding Bipolar Disorder.” (You can download the 88-page report for
free; although you must go through the purchase process to “buy”
Accused Hedge Fund Fraudster Bipolar, Mother Says
Times Leader that Klatch's bipolar
disorder is responsible. Maynard, who said that bipolar disorder runs in the family,
tried and failed to get her son to seek help when she first noticed
his symptoms three years ago, she said. ...
We Need A Bipolar
These reactions are classic symptoms of bipolar disorder. Companies can and do prosper during times
of economic turmoil. What do GE, Disney, HP, Microsoft, and Apple
have in common? They were all startups during steep declines in
the US economy. ...
Missing Berlin man found dead
Byrd suffered from bipolar
disorder. He left his home with no money, no ID and no
medication. Family members and state police attempted to use GPS
technology to track him through his cell phone. Byrd was found
dead Wednesday morning in the woods near ...
Authorities are right to investigate Hernando probate
McCall is a 47-year-old widower, battling depression, anxiety
and bipolar disorder, and must make
twice-weekly trips to a church food pantry for subsidence. He
retained Burpee at the recommendation of a BayCare
Behavioral Health Care case manager. ...
Many Insurers Still Trying to Skirt Mental Health
Of these, 15 had a diagnosis of schizophrenia, 11 had a schizophreniform disorder, 9 had a schizoaffective disorder,
6 had a psychotic disorder not otherwise specified, 6 had bipolar disorder, and 1 had delusional
|Delonte West Should Be Back in Green Next Season for the
Not many teams were willing to take a chance on him after the arrest
in 2009 for carrying weapons illegally and the state of his mental
health that could create further problems (West has bipolar disorder). Boston, who had drafted him, decided it
|Those suffering from mental illness can be helped -- if appropriate care is ...
Baltimore Sun (blog)
A severe mental illness such as bipolar
disorder can be helped by psychiatric rehabilitation, which
provides the supports and direction that medication alone cannot
offer. Medication can help eliminate symptoms but psychiatric rehabilitation
focuses on ...
Recovery from mental illness 'ongoing process,' expert says
One of the challenges faced by people who have a mental illness
— such as schizophrenia, depression or bipolar
disorder — is the lack of a cure. Except snake-oil salesmen
and the like who claim they can cure such an illness with their
Researchers find new ADHD genes
In other words, could an alteration in one of these genes create
different trajectories -- leading primarily to ADHD in one patient,
autism in another or schizophrenia or bipolar disorder in still others, depending on other genetic
and environmental ...
|When parents hit breaking point
He meets Hugh, a 10-year-old who has been diagnosed with ADHD and
bipolar disorder. He moves in
with the boy's family and explores his controversial diagnosis.
While learning about the family, he discovers that "even the
dog is on meds", he says. ...
|Therapy 'resets' brain instantly
The West Australian
More than 50 years on, it remains an important last-line treatment
for severe depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and psychosis. Clinical director of ECT
services at Hollywood Clinic Mathew Samuel said ECT essentially
"reset" the brain by ...
MARTHALER v. DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC
1 Separately, after receiving updated medical information for
Marthaler, DEED determined in January 2010 that Marthaler had been ineligible to receive unemployment
benefits since April 19, 2009, because he was unable to work due
to his bipolar disorder ...
Bipolar Disorder Underlying Major Depression May Be Missed
August 8, 2011 — The diagnosis of bipolar
disorder may be missed in patients presenting with a major
depressive episode, according to the results of a cross-sectional
diagnostic study reported in the August issue of the Archives
of General Psychiatry. ...
Center Valley Homeowner Charged in $2.3 Million Fraud
Lehigh University graduate Anthony J. Klatch II is charged with
committing fraud, mother claims family history of bipolar disorder may have played a part. By Elizabeth Rich
Center Valley homeowner Anthony J. Klatch II, 27, has been charged
with conning ...
Who are you calling crazy?
Manic depression, also called bipolar
disorder, occurs in two percent of those affected by mental
illness, and schizophrenia at about one percent. Dr. MacQueen,
professor and head of the university's department of psychiatry,
is chairing a committee ...
Michael Jackson's sister, niece to speak at Orangeburg
mental health conference
The Times and Democrat
Rebbie Jackson and Yashi
Brown will share their experiences with Brown's bipolar disorder and schizophrenia at the Orangeburg Area Mental
Health Center 2011 Faith-Based Community Health Conference, "Faith
as a Foundation: Working Together to Create a ...
IN THE MATTER OF CIVIL COMMITMENT OF NEUMANN
In 1995, Neumann was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and hospitalized for several days after an
incident in which he became combative in public. From 1995 to
2009, Neumann received outpatient treatment and, although he experienced
occasional symptoms ...
Buster comes to John's rescue
Yesterday, we reported on how pensioner John Hayes - who suffers
from bipolar disorder and a heart condition
- was unable to get his hands on a new fridge. The Hogan Avenue
man said his fridge broke two months ago, - and the HSE has not
helped him ...