Anxiety And Mood Disorder Risk - Computer Program May Help Identify
Medical News Today
For instance, a family history of bipolar
disorder means that their offspring have a 10% risk of
future bipolar disorder and a 10-25% risk
of disorders like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
or major depression or anxiety disorders, ...
Acting Loft production shines spotlight on serious issues
The Union Leader
The rock musical, based on a book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey
and music by Tom Kitt, centers on a
mother grappling with worsening bipolar
disorder and the resulting toll it has taken on her family.
The production will be staged at 7 pm Fridays and ...
Stephen Fry to return to stage after 17 years
He later said he had been suffering from bipolar disorder and spoke extensively about his struggle with
mental illness in a BBC documentary. Fry has since hosted
onstage events and performed one-man shows, as well as appearing
in numerous films and TV ...
Stigma must be faced head-on
They may find themselves plunging into the numbing misery of major
depression, fluctuating between the destructive, manic highs and
soul-destroying lows of bipolar
disorder, caught in the grip of obsessive compulsive disorder
or struggling with the ...
Mental health class is free Saturday in Port Townsend
Port Townsend Leader
It is for family members and partners of individuals with depression,
bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and
schizoaffective disorder, borderline personality disorder, panic
disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder and other disorders.
Insanity plea in grandparents' beating
Monterey County Herald
Acknowledging the plea is unusual, defense attorney Richard Rosen
said Hougham has a history of mental illness dating to his childhood,
with diagnoses including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. According to testimony at Hougham's
preliminary hearing ...
Young adults and mental illness: What you should know
By Lindsay Maxfield According
to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, one in four
adults in America experience a mental health disorder in
a given year. That's nearly 60 million people suffering
from illnesses like depression, bipolar disorder, ...
Bobby Brown's Bipolar
About - News & Issues
By Marcia Purse, About.com Guide February 17, 2012 In the wake
of Whitney Houston's sudden death by drowning on February 12,
2012, it's worth taking a look the life of her ex-husband, singer
Bobby Brown. The couple were married in 1992, ...
Book Review: Balancing the Beast
By Joe Kraynak About a year ago,
a friend of a friend of mine from Slovenia, Helena Smole,
sent me her book, Balancing the Beast: A Bright View of
Schizoaffective Disorder – Bipolar or Manic-Depressive Type. I tend to drag my feet when
asked to do book ...
Health researchers looking for recruits
This is Nottingham
DERBYSHIRE health bosses are recruiting for a research study investigating
the causes of bipolar
disorder. Anyone who has experienced the disorder is invited
to take part. The research will investigate how genetics and lifestyle
factors such as stress ...
UBM Medica's Psychiatric Times
Features Special Coverage of Sleep Disorders in ...
The majority of people with mental illness also have a sleep-related
disorder. Chronic sleep problems are thought to affect up to 80
percent of Americans with depression, anxiety, bipolar
disorder, ADHD, post-traumatic stress syndrome, ...
with bipolar disorder
The names of the drugs I was prescribed for bipolar disorder stared
back. Cymbalta. Lamictal. Xanax. I marveled at the power we place in the hands of
our most at-risk patients. The power in my hands. I took a deep
breath and called a suicide hotline.
Erratic behavior could signal bipolar disorder
Stressed-Out Roomie in Michigan The
depression combined with the out-of-control shopping could indicate
that Michelle is bipolar. Please contact the Depression and Bipolar
Support Alliance (dbsalliance.org) for suggestions. But ultimately,
you must ...
Susan Reinhardt on a woman who overcame an eating disorder
At that milestone age of 16, Alicia Rink, now a Warren Wilson
College senior, was diagnosed with anorexia nervosa and bipolar
disorder. Her life was out of control, and she felt hopeless.
A sculpture major who loves to paint, Alicia, 27, ...
VIEW, Alan King: Stunned By Alabama Mental Hospitals' Closings
The Birmingham News - al.com (blog)
These debilitating illnesses carry the diagnosis of major
depression, bipolar disorder, schizo-affective disorder, schizophrenia, post-traumatic
stress disorder and dementia, including Alzheimer's dementia.
Probate courts in Alabama have the ...
is an essential element on the road to recovery from mental illness
by Dave Smith, Western Mail SINCE being diagnosed with bipolar disorder 22 years ago, I've
learned an enormous amount about myself and the illness. I have
become an expert in my condition. However, despite the expertise
I've gained on issues like ...
focus on mental illness
Appleton Post Crescent
The course will include information about schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression,
panic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder. The class is
limited to 25 people. To register, contact Angel Gruber at 920-954-1550
or angel@ ...
behavioral analysis of ENU-induced Disc1-Q31L and -L100P mutant
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Disrupted-in-Schizophrenia 1 (DISC1) is considered to be a candidate
susceptibility gene for psychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia,
bipolar disorder, and major depression.
A recent study reported that N-ethyl-N-nitrosourea
Powell DSHS documents: What they reveal (Part 2 – Child porn,
His sister, Jennifer Graves, has long said her brother John suffers
from Schizophrenia and Bipolar
Disorder. Shortly before his death Josh was diagnosed wtih
Adjustment Disorder with Anxiety and traits of Narcissistic Personality
needs help finding missing bipolar son
Hoff, 18, has suffered from mental illness since he was 4 years
old. He has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, PTSD and others
over a series of years. Because of this he's spent much of his
life in therapeutic facilities, said his mother, ...
Bipolar Depression - For Beginners
About - News & Issues
By Marcia Purse, About.com Guide February 21, 2012 Maybe you need
to learn about bipolar depression to understand and support a
friend or loved one who has bipolar disorder. Maybe you're diagnosed
but need to understand your depressive symptoms better.
DA says no evidence of criminal wrongdoing by sheriff retiring
Hunt says some of the claims about sexual harassment in the sheriff's
office would be outside the scope of a criminal investigation.
Davis has been sheriff since 2006. He announced last year that
he had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.
Ashbourne News Telegraph
DERBYSHIRE Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is recruiting
for a national research study investigating the causes of
bipolar disorder. Anyone who has experienced one or more episodes
of high mood (mania, hypomania or bipolar disorder) at some point in ...
Drug Fixes Damaged Nerves To Restore Movement
Lithium chloride – a salt used as a mood stabiliser
in bipolar disorder – appears to enhance the recovery of damaged
neurons in mice. The drug may also help people with damaged nerves
regain movement. Charbel Massaad at Paris Descartes
University in ...
and Hypomania - For Beginners
About - News & Issues
By Marcia Purse, About.com Guide February 20, 2012 Lesson 3 of
Bipolar for Beginners is about mania and hypomania. If you don't
experience either of these mood states, you don't have bipolar
disorder. Here's an overview of the symptoms, ...
you calling crazy?
The Express Tribune (blog)
I find it difficult to speak so openly about this issue
as someone very dear to me has been struggling with bipolar
disorder and a severe form of anxiety since I was
relatively young. This someone happens to be my mother,
an absolutely incredible and ...
finds no case against sheriff
23 that he was taking sick leave to seek treatment for bipolar
disorder. A short time later, commissioners learned that Henderson
County had paid a $5000 deductible for an insurance claim involving
Davis with regard to a complaint made by a former ...
Takes on Mental Illness
“I have a brother who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder about
nine years ago,” Brill said. “Going to these classes helped me
understand what he was going through.” And Brill sees the chance
to help others understand what their loved ones are going ...
Abby: Military training can be good foundation
It wasn't until late in life that I was diagnosed with bipolar
disorder. With therapy and medication, my life finally took on
some semblance of "normal." For the first time, I finally
had purpose and direction. My final job lasted 17 years.
Q&A: What is bipolar disorder?
Herkimer Evening Telegram
The psychiatrist has diagnosed my elderly mother with bipolar
disorder or bipolar depression. Can you explain what that is?
A: Bipolar describes someone who can feel depression at times
and, at other times, a high elevation outside the norm, ...
the Nami Family-to-Family Education
Course in Cd'A
Coeur d'Alene Press
The course will teach families to better understand living with
the symptoms of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression,
PTSD and OCD/panic disorder. Information will be presented regarding
handling crisis and relapse, basic information about ...
Says No Case Against Outgoing Henderson County Sheriff
News Channel 7
He announced last year that he had been diagnosed with bipolar
disorder. The Henderson County district attorney says there's
no evidence to justify an investigation of criminal wrongdoing
under the administration of outgoing Sheriff Rick Davis.
given prison term for 2010 killing
A psychiatric report indicates she has bipolar disorder, attention
deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), conduct disorder, anti-social
personality disorder and mild cognitive impairment. She also has
epilepsy, for which she underwent brain surgery in ...
| Jane Pauley: Journalist dedicated to helping others
And the former co-host of Today and Dateline NBC — once called
the sanest person in television — is also the public face of a
mental illness. After her bipolar disorder was diagnosed in 2001,
Pauley realized that she could use her struggles to help ...
continues search for missing bipolar son
Matthew Hoff suffers from mental illness and was diagnosed as
bipolar and having post-traumatic stress disorder, his mother
said. He was last seen at 4 am on Feb. 7 when he was released
from Orange County jail. Jennifer and Gary Hoff have contacted
Does a loved one suffer from mental illness? This Fairfield class may help
A 12-week class that will provide resources and support to families
with a loved one who suffers from depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or panic disorder will begin March
1, from 6 to 8:30 pm, in Fairfield. The course is sponsored by
Seeking truth, compassion and acceptance: Mental health
advocate and award ...
Capital City Weekly
Some classifications have been defined - schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression - but
the pain the afflicted suffer is not quantifiable. A broken leg
causes real and tangible pain, imaginable to people who have never
experienced it themselves.
Omeros Announces It Has Unlocked 35 Percent of Class A Orphan
... sleep disorders
(OPN4), cognitive disorders (GPR12), torpor or "suspended
animation" (GPR50), anxiety disorders (GPR31), schizophrenia
(GPR52), bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
(GPR78), psychotic and metabolic disorders (GPR27, GPR85, GPR173),
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Experience counts in mental health
Northern Rivers Echo
After living with bipolar
disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder for most of
her life, Maria Breene is now on her way to becoming a peer support worker,
helping other people in the community with mental illness. Maria
is taking part in the Lived ...
Mike Doughty to read and perform at The Linda
Albany Times Union
By Elizabeth Floyd Mair Singer-songwriter
Mike Doughty can't take drugs any more, except ones to treat his
bipolar disorder and depression. On
his latest studio album, he even plays one of those prescription
drugs, shaking a bottle of duloxetine
like a ...
Mount Sinai receives Le Foundation gift for psychiatric
"There is a pressing need to develop more effective treatments
for major psychiatric illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Thanks to this generous donation, we can better
explore the neurocircuitry that contributes
to these disorders, ...