Bipolar Disorder News and Research

Latest Bipolar Disorder News and Research

Pathological gambling accompanies myriad of psychological disorders for some veterans

Pathological gambling accompanies myriad of psychological disorders for some veterans

FDA issues public health advisory for antipsychotic drugs

FDA issues public health advisory for antipsychotic drugs

FDA wants warnings put on antipsychotic drugs

FDA wants warnings put on antipsychotic drugs

New directions toward the treatment of bipolar disorder

New directions toward the treatment of bipolar disorder

Anticonvulsant drug valproate poses greater birth-defect risk than suspected

Anticonvulsant drug valproate poses greater birth-defect risk than suspected

Is life getting manic? A survey of bipolar symptoms in the community

Is life getting manic? A survey of bipolar symptoms in the community

Nose cells provide a window into the brain

Nose cells provide a window into the brain

Second-generation Antidepressants

Second-generation Antidepressants

Early diagnosis and treatment is important for children and adolescents with bipolar disorder

Early diagnosis and treatment is important for children and adolescents with bipolar disorder

Bipolar disorder a common feature in urban primary care practice

Bipolar disorder a common feature in urban primary care practice

Psychiatric disorders detected using blood test

Psychiatric disorders detected using blood test

New painkiller was discovered in natural form in venomous snails in 1979

New painkiller was discovered in natural form in venomous snails in 1979

Mutant gene that starves the brain of serotonin 10 times more prevalent in depressed patients

Mutant gene that starves the brain of serotonin 10 times more prevalent in depressed patients

Newly discovered genetic defect might represent an important risk factor for major depression

Newly discovered genetic defect might represent an important risk factor for major depression

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy may prove to be the definitive diagnostic test for bipolar disorder

Magnetic resonance spectroscopy may prove to be the definitive diagnostic test for bipolar disorder

Capsules may be effective in treating bipolar disorder

Capsules may be effective in treating bipolar disorder

Treatment sometimes absent for children of mothers with mental illness

Treatment sometimes absent for children of mothers with mental illness

An errant enzyme linked to bipolar disorder impairs awareness, perception and reasoning

An errant enzyme linked to bipolar disorder impairs awareness, perception and reasoning

Many patients with sleep apnea or insomnia also have attention deficit disorder

Many patients with sleep apnea or insomnia also have attention deficit disorder

Researchers are comparing two drugs used to treat pediatric bipolar disorder

Researchers are comparing two drugs used to treat pediatric bipolar disorder