Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTStudying brain tissue from deceased donors, Johns Hopkins scientists have found common groups of genes disrupted among people with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depression.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:00:00 PDTUnderstand how alcohol consumption may be connected to bipolar and why that link exists. This article looks at common symptoms of a bipolar episode.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTA University of Manchester study which looked at more than thirty years of research into bipolar, found that people with the disorder are 2.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PDTNew research involving the removal and analysis of single neurons from fruit fly (Drosophila) embryos has revealed insights into the causes of mental diseases such as bipolar disease.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDTSome high blood pressure lowering medications may affect mood disorders, such as depression and bipolar disorder, according to new research.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTStructured group psychoeducation sessions could be more successful in treating patients in the early stages of bipolar disorder than standard peer-support offered by the NHS and the voluntary...
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTBrain scans have revealed how a genetic mutation linked to major psychiatric disorders affects the structure, function and chemistry of the brain.
Sun, 07 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTLearn all about the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder, a mental health condition that causes people to switch between different moods.
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:00:00 PDTLong delays mean missed opportunities for early intervention to reduce the severity of episodes of bipolar disorder.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTIn research using patient medical records, investigators from Johns Hopkins and Sheppard Pratt Health System report that people with serious mental disorders who were hospitalized for mania were...
Tue, 10 May 2016 01:00:00 PDTA new study on the epigenetics of lactose intolerance may provide an approach to understanding schizophrenia and other complex, serious illnesses.
Thu, 05 May 2016 07:00:00 PDTResearch finds a history of Candida yeast infection is more common in men with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder and in women with these illnesses who have memory problems.
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:00:00 PDTGene associated with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, ADHD, and depression linked to brain cell death in mice.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 13:00:00 PDTBabies born to pregnant women taking the epilepsy drug lamotrigine may not be at an increased risk of birth defects, such as cleft lip, cleft palate or clubfoot, according to a study published in...
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 03:00:00 PDTBipolar disorder, which affects nearly eight million Americans, takes a toll not only on patients, but also on their families and communities.
Fri, 04 Mar 2016 00:00:00 PDTTreatment for a first episode of psychosis may be more likely to fail if a patient uses cannabis, suggests a new study that found higher hospital admissions among such patients.
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 05:00:00 PDTThe International Bipolar Foundation (IBPF) has announced the launch of its free, online Behavioral Health Quality of Life Tool (BHQL) to empower people struggling with bipolar disorder to assess...
Thu, 25 Feb 2016 01:00:00 PDTA new University of British Columbia study shows that genetic counselling helps patients with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and similar conditions understand and cope with their illness.
Wed, 17 Feb 2016 08:00:00 PDTBipolar disorder is associated with subtle neuroanatomical deficits. This review considers evidence that lithium, mood stabilizers, antipsychotic medication and antidepressant medications are...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 05:00:00 PDTThere is no evidence of genetic overlap between risk for schizophrenia and brain volume measures, according to researchers in a global study that examined the genes that drive the development of...
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:00 PDTThere may be a genetic connection between some mental health disorders and type 2 diabetes.
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 05:00:00 PDTAn investigation in Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics explores how psychoeducation may affect white matter plasticity in bipolar disorder.
Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:00:00 PDTAround 10% of UK primary care patients prescribed antidepressants for depression or anxiety have undiagnosed bipolar disorder, a study has found.
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 06:00:00 PDTAbuse or neglect associated with worse executive function in adults, whether or not they have bipolar disorder.
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 03:00:00 PDTNew observations show that older bipolar patients often have decreased activity in the hormone system responsible for the secretion of the stress hormone cortisol.