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Innovative depression centre aims to expand + videos
Developed by Professor Mark Williams and colleagues in the 1990s, it has had the backing of the NHS through GP referrals since 2004.
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Reports Outline Bipolar Disorders Findings from Bahauddin Zakariya University
Editor at Mental Health Weekly Digest -- A new study on Bipolar Disorders is now available.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Scientists Locate Bipolar Disorder Gene And Gene Regions, Bringing Total Count To 5
With no single gene a root cause, bipolar disorder appears to be the collaboration of five or so regions of the human genome, including a newly discovered gene associated with an enzyme helping to conduct signals into the body's nerve cells.
Researchers closer to improving safety, effectiveness of lithium therapy
Lithium salicylate produced steady blood and brain lithium levels up to 48 hours after oral dose, the Univeristy of South Florida preclinical study showed An image of a crystal is displayed on the monitor behind Adam J. Smith, a neuroscientist at the University of South Florida Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair.... Tampa, FL - ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc. Announces The Appointment Of As Vice...
Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc. Announces The Appointment Of Juan Sanchez, M.D. , As Vice President Of Corporate Communications And Investor Relations /PRNewswire/ -- Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of therapeutics for central nervous system disorders, today announced the appointment of Dr.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
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Bipolar treatment can affect thyroid hormones
Ever since, her TSH has gone higher, and her dose has gone up every time her blood has been tested.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
ADHD and the value of uncertainty
A recent article in the New Republic , provocatively titled " ADHD Does Not Exist ," starts out well enough.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Chris Brown has bipolar disorder and PTSD: Will stay in rehab two more months
Singer Chris Brown has been ordered to stay in rehab two more months after being diagnosed with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder , People reported Feb. 28. Doctors blamed Brown's violent past behavior on his previously undiagnosed bipolar disorder, but said the R&B star has been making great progress since getting treatment.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Good Question: Do Men Have Biological Clocks When It Comes To Kids?
We've always heard it's the mom's age that can affect the health of a child. But a new study shows if dads wait until their 40s or 50s, their children have an increased risk of autism, ADHD and bipolar disorders.
Moma s Tylenol Use, Dada s Age Are Latest Suspects on ADHD Front
A pair of recently concluded long-term studies may shine some light on the causes of ADHD as well as other mental illnesses including bipolar disorder, autism and psychosis.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Differences in demographic composition and in work, social, and...
Differences in demographic composition and in work, social, and functional limitations among the populations with unipolar depression and bipolar disorder: results from a nationally representative sample.
Undiagnosed Bipolar Disorders in Patients with Major Depressive...
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Depression in bipolar disorder versus major depressive disorder:...
Bipolar disorders , Vol. 14, No. 3. , pp. 271-282, doi:10.1111/j.1399-5618.2012.01009.x To compare the clinical features and course of major depressive episodes occurring in subjects with bipolar I disorder , bipolar II disorder , and major depressive disorder .
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Researchers generate new neurons in brains, spinal cords of living adult mammals
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers created new nerve cells in the brains and spinal cords of living mammals without the need for stem cell transplants to replenish lost cells.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Lithium Medication: Dosage & Side Effects
Lithium is used in medications prescribed for people with bipolar disorder, a mental illness that causes episodes of depression, mania and other abnormal moods.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Bipolar Disorder: Seeing the Signs
A patient of mine, Henry, recently told me his girlfriend asked "Is bipolar disorder 'real'?" Bipolar disorder certainly was having a real effect on my patient's life.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
ADHD, bipolar disorder and the DSM: A need for uncertainty? - Child in Mind - Boston.com
A recent article in the New Republic, provocatively titled " ADHD Does Not Exist ," starts out well enough.
MOST of us are familiar with the phenomenon of depression: that kind of blue feeling that makes one weep in tears.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
ADHD Does Not Exist
When I first heard that a neurologist had written a book called ADHD Does Not Exist , I felt encouraged.