Bipolar Disorder News and Research

Latest Bipolar Disorder News and Research

Mood swings and depression appear to be related to cardiovascular disease

Mood swings and depression appear to be related to cardiovascular disease

fMRI shows "gambling" structures in the brain

fMRI shows "gambling" structures in the brain

High rates of off-label prescriptions for antidepressant, anticonvulsant and antipsychotic drugs

High rates of off-label prescriptions for antidepressant, anticonvulsant and antipsychotic drugs

Hallucinogen in mushrooms creates mystical/spiritual experiences

Hallucinogen in mushrooms creates mystical/spiritual experiences

Fat and clever and rich - equals depression

Fat and clever and rich - equals depression

Obesity associated with psychiatric disorders

Obesity associated with psychiatric disorders

Intermittent explosive disorder is more common than previously thought

Intermittent explosive disorder is more common than previously thought

Bipolar disorder causes children to misinterpret facial expressions

Bipolar disorder causes children to misinterpret facial expressions

New tool identifies those at risk of bipolar disorder

New tool identifies those at risk of bipolar disorder

Lilly to extend patient assistance programs for Medicare patients

Lilly to extend patient assistance programs for Medicare patients

Doctors widely prescribe drugs without adequate scrutiny

Doctors widely prescribe drugs without adequate scrutiny

Mood-swings impair attention and memory

Mood-swings impair attention and memory

Disturbance of serotonin can lead to sudden infant death syndrome

Disturbance of serotonin can lead to sudden infant death syndrome

Repligen commences phase 2 trial of RG2417 for bipolar depression

Repligen commences phase 2 trial of RG2417 for bipolar depression

Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may influence mood, personality and behavior

Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may influence mood, personality and behavior

Eating fish keeps mind as well as heart, happy and healthy

Eating fish keeps mind as well as heart, happy and healthy

Children and teen-agers with bipolar disorder suffer from the illness differently than adults do

Children and teen-agers with bipolar disorder suffer from the illness differently than adults do

Research shows promise for stopping progression of bipolar disorder

Research shows promise for stopping progression of bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder in children

Bipolar disorder in children

Imaging technology detects subtle brain changes in Type 1 diabetics

Imaging technology detects subtle brain changes in Type 1 diabetics