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  1. Global Antipsychotic Drugs Market 2016: Industry Demand, Segment, Statistics and Research to 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | SBWire

    Antipsychotic drugs are also termed as major tranquilizers or neuroleptics and these are primarily used to treat psychosis. The common psychotic disorders, where these drugs are majorly used include schizophrenia, hallucinations, delusions, bipolar disorder and others.

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  2. Bipolar Disorder Market : Potential and Niche Segments, Geographical regions and Trends to 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | PR-inside.com

    Several anticonvulsants are used to prevent and treat mood episodes. Some of the major anticonvulsants are lithium, lamictal, tegretol and valproic acid.

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  3. Doctor who listened altered a life's courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Anyone who has been to one probably remembers their first visit to a psychiatrist. I have two who are memorable, for opposite reasons.

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  4. 10 Ways to Prevent Mania and HypomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | PsychCentral

    Bipolar disorder is one of the most difficult illnesses to treat because by addressing the depression part of the illness, you can inadvertently trigger mania or hypomania. Even in Bipolar II, where the hypomania is less destabilizing than the often-psychotic manic episodes of Bipolar I, persons often experience from a debilitating depression that can't be lifted by mood stabilizers and antipsychotics.

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  5. Richard Henry Bain was suffering from bipolar disorder post-arrest: psychiatristRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    A psychiatrist who met with alleged murderer Richard Henry Bain nearly two weeks after his arrest in 2012 says it's clear to her he was in a manic state brought on by bipolar disorder. Bain, 65, has pleaded not guilty to the murder charge, three counts of attempted murder and two arson-related charges in connection with a shooting on Sept.

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  6. New model may help solve the mystery of how lithium stabilizes moodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    New measurements may have lifted the veil on the vexingly elusive interactions through which lithium can moderate the manic highs and debilitating lows experienced by people who suffer from bipolar disorder--about 2.6 percent of Americans, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. Through a series of nuclear magnetic resonance experiments, scientists from the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research and the Center for Biomedical Engineering and Technology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, have proposed a new molecular model of lithium's biologically active form.

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  7. Research team identifies a neuron signal controlling moleculeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Schematic Image of Controlling the Synaptic Exocytotic Pathway by 5-IP7 , Helping the Understanding of the Signaling Mechanisms of Inositol Pyrophosphates. Copyright : KAIST A research team led by Professor Seyun Kim of the Department of Biological Sciences at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology has identified inositol pyrophosphates as the molecule that strongly controls neuron signaling via synaptotagmin.

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  8. Bipolarized: Rethinking Mental IllnessRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | National Radio Project

    Ross McKenzie was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, but after 15 years on Lithium, he wasn't getting any better. He decided to take matters into his own hands, get off the drug, and find out why so many people are being told they have mental illnesses.

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  9. How I came to see bipolar disorder as my greatest strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Will Bildsten, above, was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in middle school. "It's not an overstatement to say the diagnosis set me free," he writes.

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  10. Mental health trust missed chances to help Southampton man before suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Daily Echo

    FIRE health trust has admitted it missed chances to intervene when a mentally ill Southampton man was in "crisis". Southern Health bosses say there will now be wholesale changes made after the tragic death of student mental health nurse Liam Sullivan.

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  11. Stressful trigger events associated with risk of violent crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A study published online by JAMA Psychiatry of patients in Sweden suggests trigger events, including exposure to violence, were associated with increased risk of violent crime in the week following exposure among patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder and among individuals without psychiatric diagnoses who were included for comparison. Patients diagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum and bipolar disorders have higher rates of criminal convictions than the general population.

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  12. Scientists develop new online open-access data tool to improve drug safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Medical News

    A new online open-access database has been developed by scientists to allow the clinical responses of more than 5 million patients to all FDA-approved drugs to be used to identify unexpected clinical harm, benefits and alternative treatment choices for individual patients, according to a study appearing July 8 in Nature Biotechnology . Developed by scientists in the Division of Biomedical Informatics and the Clinical and Translational Sciences Program at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, the database has the potential to help reduce negative side effects from prescription drugs and identify opportunities to reposition existing drugs for new uses, report the study's authors.

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  13. New Clue To How Lithium Works In The BrainRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2016 | Scientific Blogging

    Since the 1970s, U.S. doctors have prescribed lithium to treat patients with bipolar disorder. While the drug has a good success rate, scientists are still unsure exactly how it achieves its beneficial effects.

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  14. Web-based data tool designed to enhance drug safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    A new online open-access database has been developed by scientists to allow the clinical responses of more than 5 million patients to all FDA-approved drugs to be used to identify unexpected clinical harm, benefits and alternative treatment choices for individual patients, according to a study appearing July 8 in Nature Biotechnology . Developed by scientists in the Division of Biomedical Informatics and the Clinical and Translational Sciences Program at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, the database has the potential to help reduce negative side effects from prescription drugs and identify opportunities to reposition existing drugs for new uses, report the study's authors.

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  15. New research to develop treatment for men with eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    With eating disorders increasingly becoming more prevalent in men, researchers at Western Sydney University are embarking on a new study to understand more about men's experiences of the condition, and improve the types of male-centred treatments that are available. Ms Priyanka Thapliyal from the School of Medicine is conducting the study as part of her PhD.

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  16. Possible explanation for why lithium helps bipolar patientsRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | Science Blog

    Since the 1970s, U.S. doctors have prescribed lithium to treat patients with bipolar disorder. While the drug has a good success rate, scientists are still unsure exactly how it achieves its beneficial effects.

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  17. News | Bob Whitcomb's Digital Diary: Mental Health, Police in Control, and the Redwood LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Go Local

    Please read the June 23 Boston Globe article "The Desperate and the Dead: Families in Fear,'' about how tough it is to treat dangerous mentally ill people. To me, it's part of a wider problem caused by the closing of most state mental hospitals and the decline of institutionalization.

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  18. Insight into battling mental illness portrayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Headaches. Bad dreams. Suicide attempts. Buying 29 handbags and 12 fire extinguishers.

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  19. Doctors' free lunches could be costing their patients more moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    There's big news in America's mental health world, and it's certainly not that doctors are expensive. Nothing new about that.

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  20. Genome-wide association study of 40,000 individuals identifies two...Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Bipolar disorder is a genetically complex mental illness characterized by severe oscillations of mood and behavior.

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