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bipolar disorder

Early use of stimulants can decrease mood disorders in children

Stimulant treatment prevents serious outcomes in ADHD patients.

24 Jul 2019 11:52 AM

Parkinson’s seven times more likely in bipolar disorder patients

Researchers draw link between bipolar disorder and Parkinson's.

27 May 2019 8:00 PM

Beware, bipolar catches them young!

Dr Binla, a psychologist, observes that genetics plays a major role in bipolar disorder.

25 Apr 2019 12:31 AM

Probiotics can help treat bipolar disorder and psychiatric issues

Probiotic organisms are non-pathogenic bacteria that, when present in the gut flora, are known to improve the overall health of the host.

16 Dec 2018 5:55 PM

Transcendental meditation helps conflict veterans with PTSD, says study

Post traumatic stress disorder, a debilitating condition that can lead to psychosis, bipolar disorder or suicidal and homicidal thoughts.

17 Nov 2018 8:56 AM


Weight and diet may impact response to treatment for bipolar disorder

Researchers measured BMI and then measured depression and how a person is able to function in their day to day life.

07 Oct 2018 2:13 PM

'40 genes linked to aggressive behaviour identified'

"These genes take part in biological processes that are related to the development and function of the central nervous system.

11 Jul 2018 12:58 PM

Just what is bipolar disorder?

People most at risk for bipolar disorder are those with a family history of the illness, says Dr Annunciation.

04 Jun 2018 12:41 AM

Study finds link between antipsychotic treatment during pregnancy, gestational diabetes

The study appears in the journal American Journal of Psychiatry. 

08 May 2018 5:09 PM

Attention deficit disorder associated with impaired brain coordination

Here is what a new study has found.

09 Apr 2018 4:37 PM


Autism, schizophrenia share molecular traits: study

The molecular pathology showed significant overlap between distinct disorders, such as autism and schizophrenia.

10 Feb 2018 2:10 PM

These early symptoms can predict bipolar disorder

The study findings also associate several other factors with an increased risk of developing BD.

14 Jan 2018 2:07 PM

Study provides insights on links between nature and mental wellbeing

A new study's findings provide a much-needed evidence base for the benefits of nature within urban centres.

10 Jan 2018 2:19 PM

Few colleges track suicides, despite prevention investments

"One death is one death too many," said Chris Brownson, the counselling centre director who analyses the university's suicides.

02 Jan 2018 12:02 PM

Bipolar disorder has seven key factors: study

Patterns of sleep and circadian rhythms and measures of how patients' symptoms change over time and respond to treatment. 

17 Dec 2017 4:02 PM


This 15-min test tells if you've been misdiagnosed with depression

Symptoms of the depressive phase of bipolar disorder are similar to that of major depression, the treatments are different.

21 Nov 2017 9:58 AM

FDA approves first drug in US with digital ingestion tracking

The product has been approved for the treatment of conditions like schizophrenia.

20 Nov 2017 3:12 PM

PCOS increases risk of mental health disorders in women

Here is what researchers discovered.

06 Nov 2017 4:15 PM

Bright white light may help patients with bipolar disorder: Study

However, patients with bipolar disorder can experience side effects such as mania or mixed symptoms from this type of depression treatment.

11 Oct 2017 7:30 PM

Risk of heart defect in babies of women on lithium is less than thought

The study also indicates some increase in risk cannot be ruled out for daily doses lower than 900 mg.

08 Jun 2017 12:23 PM