Blood biomarkers predict suicidality
SAT1 was one of 246 overlapping genes identified in blood samples taken from nine men with bipolar disorder. SAT1 expression increased in line with the men ...
Heritability of severe mental illness may be underestimated
Around one in three children of parents with a severe mental illness (SMI) - schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or major depressive disorder - will ...
Psych Drugs Don't Raise Death Risk in Mental Illness
Placebo exposure averaged from 28 days for bipolar disorder drugs to nearly 70 days for antidepressants and ADHD medications. Khan and colleagues ...
Improved pediatric bipolar screen unveiled
Researchers have developed a screening instrument for detecting bipolar disorder in children and adolescents from the general population.
Bipolar patients struggle with emotional distraction
Patients with bipolar disorder struggle with cognitive tasks in the ... The effect was not seen in relatives of bipolar disorder patients or people with...
Dementia risk for bipolar disorder patients
Patients with bipolar disorder are at increased risk for developing dementia, both pre-senile and senile, a study of a nationwide dataset in Taiwan ...
Acute manic episodes linked to increased edema risk
Bipolar disorder patients admitted to hospital with a manic episode are at an increased risk for lower limb edema (LLE), compared with their ...
Bipolar disorder cases show 'staggering increase'
The diagnosis of bipolar disorder among patients who use private healthcare has risen sharply in just a few years, according to data released this week by the ...