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  1. After searching 12 years for bipolar disorder's cause, team concludes it has manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Blog

    Nearly 6 million Americans have bipolar disorder, and most have probably wondered why. After more than a decade of studying over 1,100 of them in-depth, a University of Michigan team has an answer - or rather, seven answers.

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  2. Mindfulness and Mind-body Practices in Mental Health CareRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Psychology Today

    ... improve executive functioning, memory , and ability to complete tasks in stable individuals diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Improvements in executive functioning persisted up to three months after treatment ended. Twelve individuals diagnosed with ...

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  3. After searching 12 years for bipolar disorder's cause, team concludes it has manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Nearly 6 million Americans have bipolar disorder, and most have probably wondered why. After more than a decade of studying over 1,100 of them in-depth, a University of Michigan team has an answer - or rather, seven answers.

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  4. Lady Dynamite' star Maria Bamford performs at Palace of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 13 | SFGate

    Maria Bamford did great things without much mainstream notice for years, voicing characters on animated programs including "Adventure Time," playing a Tobias Funke love interest on "Arrested Development" and starring in the Web series "The Maria Bamford Show." Then Bamford found a high-profile starring role in the Netflix series "Lady Dynamite," loosely based on her own life, about a stand-up comedian who returns to Los Angeles and tries to pick up her life after treatment for bipolar disorder.

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  5. After searching 12 years for bipolar disorder's cause, U-M team concludes it has manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 14 | EurekAlert!

    Nearly 6 million Americans have bipolar disorder, and most have probably wondered why. After more than a decade of studying over 1,100 of them in-depth, a University of Michigan team has an answer - or rather, seven answers.

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  6. Treatable Condition Could Be Mistaken for Schizophrenia or Bipolar DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Newswise

    Researchers at Houston Methodist believe that a significant number of people diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder may actually have a treatable immune system condition. A new research study could have a significant impact on the millions diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, including many homeless.

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  7. Researchers link epigenetic aging to bipolar disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Gabriel Fries, Ph.D., works in his lab at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Credit: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Bipolar disorder may involve accelerated epigenetic aging, which could explain why persons with the disorder are more likely to have - and die from - age-related diseases, according to researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston .

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  8. Lithium Citrate Market Projected to Discern Stable Expansion During 2017 - 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | SBWire

    ... for people suffering mania, depression, and abnormal moods classified under a mental illness termed as the bipolar disorder. Lithium, as an element, is also found in primary food sources such as vegetables, grains, and drinking water. It is a vital ...

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  9. Dell Medical School launches new clinic for bipolar disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Daily Texan

    A new mental health clinic will lower costs for treatment of bipolar disorders, the sixth leading cause of disability, according to the World Health Organization. The new clinic is co-operated by faculty physicians from the Dell Medical School and professionals from Integral Care, Travis County's mental health authority.

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  10. All you need to know about dwarfismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Medical News Today

    ... the stories of people with dwarfism leading typical lives. Anecdotal evidence suggests that people with bipolar disorder are more likely to tell lies. We look at some of the reasons why this might happen. In this article, we examine the symptoms and ...

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  11. Prufrock: Rehabilitating Freud, Waugh's Collected Work, and Buckminster Fuller's Domed DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Weekly Standard

    ... in the early 1950s, after years of psychoanalytic ineffectiveness, rapid physical relief for sufferers of bipolar disorder arrived in the form of a pill. Wolfe's example is microcosmic of a wider state of affairs. The waning of psychoanalysis ...

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  12. Is prescribing drugs 'off label' bad medicine?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... but it didn't work, so her GP prescribes a course of quetiapine . Quetiapine is usually used to treat bipolar disorder, but the doctor explains to Sarah that he is prescribing it "off label". In other words, for a condition the drug wasn't licensed ...

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  13. Smartphone Application for the Analysis of Prosodic Features in...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | CiteULike

    Smartphone Application for the Analysis of Prosodic Features in Running Speech with a Focus on Bipolar Disorders: System Performance Evaluation and Case Study Bipolar disorder is one of the most common mood disorders characterized by large and invalidating mood swings. Several projects focus on the development of decision support systems that monitor and advise patients, as well as clinicians.

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  14. Under the radar ingredient raises warning flags in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... while some lithium formulations have been and to some extent still are prescribed as drugs to treat bipolar disorder, lithium orotate has also been marketed apparently without adverse events as a dietary ingredient in supplements sold in the US. By ...

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  15. Replication of genome-wide association study (GWAS) susceptibility...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | 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. Recent genome-wide association studies have identified numerous putative genetic polymorphisms associated with bipolar disorder and/or schizophrenia .

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  16. Mom links Purdue student's suicide to antibioticRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | TheIndyChannel

    ... a simple surgery. Within months, Shay dropped out of Purdue University and wound up on more drugs to treat bipolar disorder. In 2013, he jumped out of a 2nd-floor window and ran his car into a concrete barrier. Between 2010 and 2016, the FDA fielded ...

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  17. Lithium in water associated with slower rate of Alzheimer's disease deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... has a long history in medicine. Lithium carbonate, or lithium salt, is mainly used to treat and prevent bipolar disorder. This is a condition ... A study carried out back in June 2011 at the MedUni Vienna has shown that lithium contained in drinking ...

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  18. Teen marijuana use may lead to bipolar symptoms later onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Medical News Today

    ... marijuana use and psychiatric disorders, the prospective association between cannabis use and symptoms of bipolar disorder has been insufficiently investigated. In fact, at Medical News Today, we have reported on several studies that have ...

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  19. Coast Line: Author Dyane Harwood talks Dec. 7 about bipolar disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Ben Lomond author Dyane Harwood will give a presentation about how to live well with a mood disorder 7-8:15 p.m. Thursday at Park Hall Community Center, 9400 Mill St. She has written a memoir, “Birth of a New Brain -Healing from Postpartum Bipolar Disorder,” published by Post Hill Press and listed for $16. This free event is co-sponsored by The Valley Women's Club of San Lorenzo Valley and National Alliance on Mental Illness Santa Cruz County Chapter.

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  20. Cannabis may up bipolar symptoms in teenagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | The Indian Express

    For the study, the team included 3,370 participants who used marijuana at least two-three times in a week. If usage of cannabis is frequent among your adolescent son or daughter, he or she may be at high risk of developing hypomania often experienced as part of bipolar disorder, a research has warned.

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