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  1. Earlier treatment better for bipolar patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical News

    Patients with bipolar disorder are more likely to respond to lithium if the treatment is started early in the course of the condition, say researchers.

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  2. Impulse control predicts euthymia in bipolar disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News

    Patients with bipolar disorder who have good trait impulse control are likely to respond better to treatment than those with poor impulse control, say researchers.

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  3. Philanthropist Donates $650 Million for Psychiatric ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | LiveScience

    ... scientists say. Stanley and his late wife, Vada Stanley, have been funding research on schizophrenia and bipolar disorder at the Broad Institute since 2004. Their son, Jonathan, developed severe bipolar disorder with psychotic tendencies while he ...

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  4. Identifying the genetic roots of schizophreniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | ABC15.com

    ... commitment to mental illness research has been lifelong -- inspired by his son, Jonathan, who suffered from bipolar disorder and psychosis in college. Jonathan was able to get treatment with lithium and today is an attorney in Florida. In 1989, ...

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  5. $650 Million Commitment To At Broad Institute Aims To Galvanize Mental Illness ResearchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | BioSpace

    ... with a total current value exceeding The biological causes of mental illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder have mystified scientists for decades; in the last five years, however, understanding has accelerated dramatically, driven by ...

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  6. Broad's $650M gift is the largest in the past decade for health researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Business Journal

    ... Psychiatric Research at the Broad, which was founded in 2007. Stanley's son, Jonathan, was diagnosed with bipolar disorder decades ago, but has been helped by the drug lithium. Caroline Bermudez, staff editor at the Chronicle, said today that while ...

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  7. Cambridge-Based Broad Institute to Receive $650 Million GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Boston.com

    Broad Institute, a Cambridge biomedical research center, has received the largest gift worldwide for psychiatric research - $650 million - from philanthropist and businessman Ted Stanley, The Boston Globe reports .

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  8. Broad Institute receives $650 million mental research giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Boston.com

    The Broad Institute, a biomedical research juggernaut in Cambridge, has received the biggest gift worldwide for psychiatric research, a $650 million commitment that will help scientists unravel the genetic underpinnings of diseases such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder and begin to develop better treatments.

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  9. Improve brain circulation and cognitive abilities with natural compoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | NewsTarget.com

    Low energy, poor memory and brain fog are common day epidemics. These symptoms also signal that the brain is dealing with inflammatory stress and if that stress is not addressed it will lead to neurodegenerative conditions.

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  10. Self-Help for SchizophrenicsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | GNIF Brain Blogger

    In spite of the existence of stigma, the first crucial step in dealing with schizophrenia is acceptance by that individual that he or she has a mental illness.

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  11. Shining Light on MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Tech Review

    ... there hasn't been a breakthrough medicine for any of the common mental illnesses, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or severe depression, in roughly 50 years. From the late 1940s through the 1960s, a series of serendipitous discoveries, ...

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  12. Shining Light on MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Tech Review

    ... there hasn't been a breakthrough medicine for any of the common mental illnesses, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or severe depression, in roughly 50 years. From the late 1940s through the 1960s, a series of serendipitous discoveries, ...

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  13. Treating Depression With Electroconvulsive TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... When medication and hospitalization no longer works for 100,000 psychiatric patients, depression and bipolar disorder are wiped away with electroconvulsive therapy or ECT. The FDA is now looking into the pros and cons of ECT. What scares us most ...

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  14. Family-based exome-sequencing approach identifies rare susceptibility ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CiteULike

    ... Canada = Genome / Conseil national de recherches Canada , Vol. 56, No. 10. (October 2013), pp. 634-640 Bipolar disorder (BD) is a psychiatric condition characterized by the occurrence of at least two episodes of clinically disturbed mood including ...

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  15. New tool allows researchers to stimulate neurons and observe their signals in real timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new technique for observing neural activity will allow scientists to stimulate neurons and observe their firing pattern in real time.

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  16. Community cares for homeless woman with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Victoria Advocate

    Charity Corbitt, 43, was homeless and penniless when her throat began to feel incessantly sore.

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  17. Natural Hair care TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Examiner.com

    ... and other acne medicines can cause hair damage as well as lithium, which is effective as a treatment for bipolar disorder. One should seek the help of a physician to see if medications can be changed. Over Shampooing is also a factor in some hair ...

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  18. Autism and Pediatric Bipolar DisorderRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Psychology Today

    The diagnosis of bipolar disorder in childhood is often incorrectly based on the symptom of severe irritability alone.

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  19. Global Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression) Clinical Trials Review, H1,...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | PRWeb

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Bipolar Disorder Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014" to its huge collection of research reports.

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  20. 'I won the battle to beat bipolar'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Mail & Guardian

    ... thoughts", he recalls. After what felt like hours of waiting, Molefe says he was finally diagnosed with bipolar disorder - a mental illness that, according to the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (Sadag), was previously known as manic ...

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