Bristol-Myers Q3 Results
Top Estimates; Lifts Full-year Earnings View - Update
Biopharmaceutical firm Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. Thursday
reported a higher third-quarter profit, driven mainly
by the sales of its blood thinner drug Plavix, Bipolar disorder drug Abilify as well as cancer drugs Sprycel
and Yervoy. Adjusted earnings
and revenues topped analysts' expectations. The company
also raised its earnings forecast for the full-year 2011.
Bustamante, Benoit struggled with mental illness
The Idaho Statesman
And Katy Benoit, the graduate student and former lover
he gunned down in August before killing himself, had
her own demons, suffering from bipolar disorder,
depression and drug abuse, according to the documents.
Bustamante's transcripts from Old ...
Alexza Pharmaceuticals submits European MAA for Adasuve for schizophrenia or ...
Middle East North Africa Financial
According to the company, the ADASUVE MAA seeks approval
for the rapid control of agitation in adult patients with
schizophrenia or with bipolar disorder. The Staccato
system offers patients a rapid onset of therapeutic effect
in a non-invasive, ...
FDA approves generic versions of Zyprexa
for treating mental disorders
Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are major mental
disturbances causing mood swings and withdrawal. More recently,
the US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first
generic versions of Zyprexa and
for the treatment of ...
Mitchell opens up about bipolar fight
Glenn Mitchell is talking rn
to Territory men about the double-edged sword of bipolar
disorder. Picture: JUSTIN SANSON THE man who was
once the voice of Australian sport still feels the
cut of a double-edged sword that took him to the point
of suicide. ...
Support manages darkness
LaSalle News Tribune
By Matthew Baker Rebecca Gatlin works on the monthly
newsletter for Possibilities, a Depression-Bipolar
Support Alliance support group, she facilitates. Diagnosed
with bipolar disorder, Gatlin said the support
group and writing about her illness act as ...
Records show suspect Susan Hendricks' troubled life
Friends and family describe Hendricks as a generous but
troubled soul struggling with both bipolar disorder
and a head injury suffered at the hands of an attacker.
Her attorney, 13th Circuit Defender John Mauldin, told GreenvilleOnline.com
Quiz on Bipolar
On the BSDS what score range indicates that there is a moderate
probability of bipolar spectrum disorder?
During euthymia, bipolar
patients may have chronic impulsivity that predisposes them
those with comorbid features of which disorder? These questions
and more in this quiz.
Police unaware of
gun threat on Boise student
Bustamante, 31, was found dead in his hotel room Aug.
23 with guns and medications for bipolar disorder
and severe anxiety. Police a day earlier found the body
of Benoit, who was shot 11 times outside her Moscow home.
Mental health care not meeting VA standards
RAND studied the mental health services veterans with schizophrenia,
bipolar disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, major
depression and substance use disorders received from the Veterans
Health Administration. From 2004-2008, the number of veterans
Faith and Life: Supporting parents with troubled children
Raising a child with depression, bipolar disorder,
Attention Deficit Disorder, rage and the like can leave
parents depleted, isolated, and wondering why, with the
staggering statistics, mental illness is stigmatized against.
VA seeks volunteers for study
Lufkin Daily News
“Genetic testing is a powerful tool to study any given disorder,
including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder,” said
Dr. Rayan Al Jurdi,
a MEDVAMC psychiatrist and assistant professor at Baylor
College of Medicine. “However, a great many large-scale
The Bipolar Basics
About - News & Issues
By Marcia Purse, About.com Guide October 29, 2011 Do you
know the basic information about Bipolar Disorder?
Do you want someone else in your life to learn about your
illness? You can start here: About Bipolar Disorder
- What Is It? From a clear ...
Medisave to cover 2 more mental illnesses from Nov 1
The Primary Care Partnership Scheme (PCPS), where
needy elderly patients can see their general practitioner
(GP) at polyclinic rates, will similarly be extended
to include bipolar disorder and dementia. --
ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN By Poon
Leaving insanity behind: Western State helps NGRI patients
live in a community
Staunton News Leader
Page, who has bipolar disorder, arrived at Western
State in 2008 after a judge found him not guilty by reason
of insanity following a felony marijuana distribution charge
and subsequent charges of firearm possession and violation
of conditional release ...
Researchers in 'most powerful genetic studies of psychosis
Two genome wide studies involving more than 50000 participants
have identified new genetic risk factors for schizophrenia
and bipolar disorder. The research was conducted
by over 250 scientists from more than 20 countries – one
of the largest ...
YOUR MENTAL HEALTH: Understanding and treating mood swings
Evansville Courier & Press
Many people equate these mood swings with bipolar disorder,
which it is not. Mood swings in a true bipolar disorder
aren't nearly as rapid. Another indicator of bipolar
disorder is the lack of connection between a person's
mood and his environment. ...
Trileptal Side Effects (Oxcarbazepine)
About - News & Issues
It's not specifically approved by the FDA for treating bipolar
disorder, but like Tegretol
(carbamazepine), to which Trileptal
is related, it's often prescribed off-label for bipolar.
If you or someone you love are taking Trileptal or have just had it ...
On Mental Illness: Opinions on the Subject of Partial
Berkeley Daily Planet
A person with a psychotic disorder (whether it is
Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective, or the psychosis that happens
to bipolar people during their “up” phase) must deal
with an illness that seems to have a mind of its
own and that has the tendency to sneak ...
Prince William Community
Services board worker charged with prescription fraud
An employee for the Prince William County Community Services
Board and a contractor for the agency have been charged
with prescription fraud. Police said 50-year-old Gina George
gave 50-year-old Remon Menias
the prescription drug Seroquel
, an antipsychotic used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar
disorder, even though he was not a patient and was
not prescribed the medication. George, of ...
Two unique studies
indentify three genetic regions associated with schizophrenia
(Medical Xpress) -- Two new independent research groups
looking to find the genetic roots of schizophrenia and
bipolar disorder have found evidence of
variations in regions of the human genome that appear
to be associated with either or both neurological disorders.
In the first study, a Chinese group led by Wei Huang,
found variations in chromosome region 11 -- 11p11.2. The
second group, led by ...
More Recurrences in Teens with Comorbid
Clinical Psychiatry News Digital Network
TORONTO – Children and teens with bipolar disorder
had a significantly longer recovery time and more recurrences
if they had comorbid anxiety
disorders, based on data from a longitudinal study. Comorbid anxiety disorder has been previously associated
Brainsway obtains FDA go-ahead for bipolar disorder trial
Brainsway Ltd. (TASE:BRIN) has
obtained US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval
to begin a clinical trial of its non-invasive Deep TMS
(transcranial magnetic stimulation)
device for the treatment of bipolar disorder. The
multicenter trial will ...
Country singer T. Graham Brown's battle with bipolar
disorder: His wife speaks
In fact, Brown was also battling bipolar disorder.
Brown's wife and current manager, Sheila, has been his
constant companion since their marriage in 1980. More
than anyone, she knows all about her husband's life-long
battle with the disease. ...
Brain Science: The Next Frontier
MarketWatch (press release)
"One can envision bipolar disorder researchers
at the Mayo Clinic, for example, tapping into Norway's
extensive biobanks to further
their research." The proposed International Center
of Excellence for Neuroscience and Psychiatry will operate
We need to talk about breaking the mental health taboo
Yet some of the greatest politicians had mental
disorders. Abraham Lincoln suffered from depression.
The psychiatrist Anthony Storr
argued that Churchill's affliction with Bipolar
Disorder was key to his greatness. At any given
time one in six people ...
Missing bipolar man found safe in San Francisco
San Francisco Chronicle
Remmer suffers from bipolar
disorder and his family believed that he hadn't taken
his medication since Sept. 20. He arrived in San Francisco
on Oct. 1 on a business trip and checked into the Fairmont
Hotel. On Oct. 6, he stopped using his cell phone, ...
Friends pull on running shoes for mental illness
Jenny Blyth, 24, and Jess Dunn, 31, will run 26 miles
next April in an attempt to raise £4000 for Rethink Mental
Illness. Jenny's foster sister has bipolar disorder
and the pair both have close friends who suffer with mental
BC or Bust
Halmo, who has bipolar disorder
and is on disability pension, says his mission is to help
those who struggle with all types of disabilities, whether
its physical, mental, legal or financial. “People ask
me why I do this, it's because I want to leave ...
Today" Offers Wealth of Free Information for Those
with Bipolar Disorder
Emailwire (press release)
COM, November 02, 2011 ) Ontario, Canada -- According
to a recent study in the Archives of General Psychiatry,
2.4 percent of people have been diagnosed with bipolar
disorder. The researchers, who looked at data from 11
countries, admit that these ...
Brainsway Receives IDE Approval to Begin Multicenter Clinical
Trial for ...
MarketWatch (press release)
The IDE granted to the Company did not specify the regulatory
pathway that would be required for approval of its Deep
TMS therapy for bipolar disorder. However, based on the
regulatory pathway of FDA approval for the Company's depression
Disorder: Symptoms and Diagnosis
By EmpowHER November 1, 2011
- 6:11am Bipolar disorder is divided into four types:
Bipolar I Disorder, Bipolar II Disorder, Cyclothymia
and Bipolar Disorder Not Otherwise Specified, according
to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Disorder Q&A: Son with Bipolar Disorder
Not Getting Treatment
Difficulty with insight into one's illness is a
common component of bipolar disorder in many
who suffer with it, but especially in adolescents
and younger adults whose brains are still managing
numerous developmental tasks and are not particularly
relatives in relapse prevention for bipolar disorder:
a multi ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Managing early warning signs is an effective approach
to preventing relapse in bipolar disorder. Involving relatives
in relapse prevention has been shown to maximize the effectiveness
of this approach. However, family-focused intervention
research has ...
Plano Woman Found Dead
FOX 4 News
On Monday officers discovered her body inside her
car in a parking garage at a business in Plano.
Family members said Weinberg had bipolar disorder
and had attempted suicide in the past. However,
her cause of death is still under investigation.
everyone else is completely mad: How T. Graham Brown lives
Early yesterday morning the first installment of an interview
about veteran country artist T. Graham Brown's struggle
with bipolar disorder appeared in this column. Visit it
here in case you missed it. The extraordinary song interpreter,
who turned 57 ...
Trial: Defense Calls Psychologist To Testify About Teacher's
A computer program generated results saying Watkins suffered
from major depression, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder,
bipolar disorder, dissociative identity disorder, mixed
personality disorder, borderline schizophrenia, chronic
anxiety, fibromyalgia, ...
Illness Part One
He says bipolar disorder and schizophrenia are the conditions
most commonly associated with violent behavior. Both can
cause people to suffer sharp breaks with reality. "For
example, they might believe someone is out to harm them,"
Dr. nelson says, ...
EXCERPT From Carrie Fisher's New Book 'Shockaholic':
She's written a number of frank and funny books about
struggling with the legacy of the metal bikini - along
with her drug and alcohol addictions (now in relapse),
her bipolar disorder, her disfunctional
and famous parents, and more. ...
your mental health first during the holidays
Osceola Sentinel Tribune
For the millions of Americans living with bipolar
disorder, a manic (high) or depressive (low)
episode may occur at any time and the holidays can
be a time to focus on themselves and managing the
condition going into the New Year. ...
Depakote Attorneys of Williams Kherkher
Discuss Recent Study Regarding ...
PR Web (press release)
Depakote is used to treat bipolar
disorder, seizures, and depression, but has recent studies
have linked the drug to serious side effects, especially
for pregnant women. Williams Kherkher represents clients across the country with their
Depakote claims ...
Ditmas Park asks: 'Where is Josh Rubin'?
By Eli Rosenberg The well-liked owner of a fledgling Ditmas
Park café went missing on Monday under intense financial
pressure and mental illness. Josh Rubin, the owner of
Whisk on Newkirk Avenue and a victim of bipolar disorder,
was last seen on Monday ...
Valderrama and Demi
The actress, who split from Joe Jonas in 2010, was linked
to Valderrama shortly after the breakup. Later that year, she
entered treatment for eating disorders and bipolar disorder.
While Lovato and Valderrama were photographed
in a passionate embrace, ...
Episodes... life after my new diagnoses
Lol I know I have shared that
I have Bipolar Disorder and I am trying to share some
of the ups and downs of this and be very careful that
it's still PG around this place. But, fair warning… though
I may artfully use euphemistic language there is still