Suicidal ideation, behavior, and mortality in male and female US veterans with severe mental illness - Aslan M, Radhakrishnan K, Rajeevan N, Sueiro M, Goulet JL, Li Y, Depp C, Concato J, Harvey PD.
BACKGROUND: We compared male and female American veterans with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder regarding clinical characteristics associated with lifetime suicidal ideation and behavior. Subsequent mortality, including death by suicide, was also assessed... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Altered potassium levels in neurons may cause mood swings in bipolar disorder
(Salk Institute) A sweeping new set of findings by Salk researchers reveals previously unknown details explaining why some neurons in bipolar patients swing between being overly or under excited. The researchers used experimental and computational techniques to describe how variations in potassium and sodium currents in the brain cells of people with bipolar disorder may help to further explain why some patients respond to lithium and others do not. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

An evaluation of suicidal risk in bipolar patients with comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder - Katz D, Petersen T, Amado S, Kuperberg M, Dufour S, Rakhilin M, Hall NE, Kinrys G, Desrosiers A, Deckersbach T, Sylvia L, Nierenberg AA.
BACKGROUND: While bipolar disorder (BD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) frequently co-occur and individually have a higher risk of suicide compared to the general population, few studies have examined the impact of comorbid PTSD on suicidal ideati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Characteristics of youth at high risk for bipolar disorder compared to youth with bipolar I or II disorder - Weintraub MJ, Schneck CD, Walshaw PD, Chang KD, Singh MK, Axelson DA, Birmaher B, Miklowitz DJ.
Significant efforts have been undertaken to characterize the phenomenology of the high-risk period for bipolar disorder (BD) through the examination of youth at familial risk (i.e., having a first- or second-degree relative with BD) or clinical high risk f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Scientists at St. Jude Children ’s Research Hospital Create 3D Map of Mouse Genome to Study How Genes Respond to Disease
The scientist also employed machine learning “to gauge how easily accessible genes are for transcription” in research that could lead to new clinical laboratory diagnostic tests Anatomic pathologists and clinical laboratories are of course familiar with the biological science of genomics, which, among other things, has been used to map the human genome. But did […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - February 12, 2020 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing 3D modeling anatomic pathology bipolar neuron chro Source Type: news

Circular reasoning
(University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center) Circular RNA may play a role in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The treatment of acute agitation associated with psychosis or mania: investigational drugs in early clinical development, clinical context and potential place in therapy - Ward K, Citrome L.
INTRODUCTION: Acute agitation in patients with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder may require pharmacologic management before it progresses to aggressive behavior. Ideal medication characteristics for this indication include rapid onset, minimal side effect... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A randomized comparison of two psychosocial interventions on family functioning in adolescents with bipolar disorder - O'Donnell LA, Weintraub MJ, Ellis AJ, Axelson DA, Kowatch RA, Schneck CD, Miklowitz DJ.
This study examined whether family-focused treatment for adolescents (FFT-A) ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The ring of fire: childhood trauma, emotional reactivity, and mixed states in mood disorders - Janiri D, Kotzalidis GD, De Chiara L, Koukopoulos AE, Aas M, Sani G.
Childhood trauma (CT) is strongly associated with bipolar disorder, possibly through emotional hyperreactivity (EH). Mixed symptoms/states (MSs) are associated with increased illness severity. The authors tested through a systematic review the association ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychotherapy for mixed depression and mixed mania - O'Brien B, Lee D, Swann AC, Mathew SJ, Lijffijt M.
Treatment guidelines for mixed states of depression or (hypo)mania focus almost exclusively on psychopharmacologic intervention without tapping into the benefits of psychotherapy. The authors highlight the complex clinical picture and illness course of mix... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicidal behavior associated with mixed features in major mood disorders - Tondo L, Vazquez GH, Baldessarini RJ.
Mixed features of the opposite nominal mood-polarity are increasingly recognized in both depressive and [hypo]manic phases of major affective disorders. They are associated with major increases of risk of suicidal behaviors. The authors reviewed the associ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Improving the treatment and remission of major depression in homeless people with severe mental illness: the multicentric French Housing First (FHF) program - Fond G, Tinland A, Boucekine M, Girard V, Loubi ère S, Boyer L, Auquier P.
The objectives of the present study were to determine the rates and associated factors of (i) MDD, (ii) antidepressant prescription and (iii) MDD non-remission in homeless subjects with bipolar disorder (BD) or schizophrenia (SZ). METHODS: Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

MGH, ProofPilot, Google Cloud team up on academic clinical research tool
The new collaboration will kick off with a study focused on bipolar disorder  and time-restricted feeding.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 30, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Family Therapy Aids Youth at High Risk for Bipolar Disorder
Times between mood episodes longer for those in family - focused therapy versus enhanced usual care (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - January 28, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Family Therapy Aids Youth at High Risk for Bipolar Disorder
TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2020 -- Among symptomatic youths at high risk for bipolar disorder, times between mood episodes are longer for those receiving family-focused therapy (FFT) compared with enhanced usual care, according to a study published online... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Feinstein Researchers Demonstrate Long-Term VNS on Mice
The Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research at Northwell Health presented data showing the effective use of a long-term vagus nerve implant in mice at the North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS) 2020 Conference in Las Vegas. Previous preclinical vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) studies have been limited to short-term stimulation - a timeframe of minutes to hours - due to the surgical and technological challenges of implanting a stimulator small enough to fit a mouse nerve. In order to conduct mouse studies lasting weeks or even months, Feinstein Institutes researchers, led by Stavros Zanos, PhD, MD, assistant professo...
Source: MDDI - January 28, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MDDI Staff Tags: Implants R & D Source Type: news

Alkermes Announces U.S. Food and Drug Administration Acceptance of ALKS 3831 New Drug Application for Treatment of Schizophrenia and Bipolar I Disorder
DUBLIN, Jan. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the company's New Drug Application (NDA) seeking approval of... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - January 28, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Mood versus energy/activity symptoms in bipolar disorder: which cluster of Hamilton Depression Rating Scale better distinguishes between mania, depression, and euthymia? - Cheniaux E, Silva RAD, Santana CMT, Nardi AE, Filgueiras A.
INTRODUCTION: Although bipolar disorder (BD) is traditionally included among mood disorders, some authors believe that changes in energy and motor activity, rather than mood changes, represent the true cardinal symptoms in mania and depression. The aim of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Predictive factors of diagnostic conversion from major depressive disorder to bipolar disorder in young adults ages 19-34: a nationwide population study in South Korea - Kim H, Kim Y, Baek JH, Fava M, Mischoulon D, Nierenberg AA, Choi KW, Na EJ, Shin MH, Jeon HJ.
BACKGROUND: Predicting patients who convert to bipolar disorder is important for deciding appropriate treatment for young adults with major depressive disorder (MDD). We focused on the predictive factors of bipolar conversion in a large population of young... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Global Mental Health Crisis Requires a Worldwide Investment, Advocates Say On TIME Davos Panel
Mental health issues affect billions of people across every corner of the globe, touching every community and every family, and mounting evidence shows the issue is worsening. To combat the issue, we need to urgently grow our investment in programs that expand access to care, mental health advocates said at a TIME lunch on Wednesday in Davos, Switzerland. “Invest in the system, invest in our rights,” said Elisha London, founder and CEO of United for Global Mental Health. She called for $1 billion in spending on mental health programs worldwide: “It has to happen now.” The event, held during the annu...
Source: TIME: Health - January 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Justin Worland / Davos, Switzerland Tags: Uncategorized DavosMentalHealth mental health Source Type: news

Bipolar disorder and suicide: a review - Miller JN, Black DW.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Bipolar disorder has the highest rate of suicide of all psychiatric conditions and is approximately 20-30 times that of the general population. The purpose of this review is to discuss findings relevant to bipolar disorder and suicide. R... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Hikes Bipolar Disorder Risk Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Hikes Bipolar Disorder Risk
The risk of developing bipolar disorder was increased in women with PCOS, possibly because of shared inflammatory pathways, a study has found; metformin may have a protective effect.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - January 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Family Therapy Best for Youth at Risk for Bipolar Disorder
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2020 -- Therapy for the entire family might help kids and teens vulnerable to bipolar disorder stay healthy longer, new research suggests. Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles, the University of Colorado and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

App uses voice analysis, AI to track wellness of people with mental illness
In this study, patients didn’t need a smartphone[PM1] . It could be simple and low tech on the patient end, and high tech on the backend.”Researchers hope that artificial intelligence that can analyze data collected from apps such as My Coach Connect will enable more proactive and personalized care for individuals. The application, for example, may help improve treatment by intervening early when someone is experiencing more symptoms.“Artificial intelligence allowed us to illuminate the various clinically meaningful dimensions of language use and vocal patterns of the patients over time and pers...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 17, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Pathways to mental health care for patients with severe mental illness in Tunisia - Khiari H, Ouali U, Zgueb Y, Mrabet A, Nacef F.
INTRODUCTION: Schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and schizoaffective disorders are severe mental illnesses (SMI) associated with high levels of co-morbid psychopathology and premature mortality. Reducing delays in accessing services and providing early interv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Involving family in care for bipolar disorder helps children and teens stay healthier, longer
This study is an important first step in trying to decrease the severity of bipolar disorder early on for children,” said Dr. Christopher Schneck, an associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and a co-author of the study. “Efforts at home and in health care settings, like providing skill training for families, can make a big difference in a child’s suffering.” (Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences)
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 15, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Involving family in bipolar care helps children and teens stay healthier, longer
(University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences) In a UCLA-led study, children and adolescents with a high risk for developing bipolar disorder stayed healthier for longer periods when their family members participated in their psychotherapy sessions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Surrey lithium monitor could improve lives of people suffering from bipolar
(University of Surrey) A wearable lithium drug monitor developed by the University of Surrey could change the lives of patients who suffer from bipolar and depression. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

EVE SIMMONS: Stop using women's time of the month to sell us stuff we don't need 
EVE SIMMONS: Search 'periodpower' on Instagram and you'll find 33,000 images and quotes. And now, period mania has become even more ridiculous. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Polycystic ovary syndrome may increase risk for bipolar disorder
According to a study published in theJournal of Affective Disorders, women with polycystic ovary syndrome may have and increased risk of developing bipolar disorder.Psychiatry Advisor (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 10, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Bipolar depression: a major unsolved challenge - Baldessarini RJ, Vazquez GH, Tondo L.
Depression in bipolar disorder (BD) patients presents major clinical challenges. As the predominant psychopathology even in treated BD, depression is associated not only with excess morbidity, but also mortality from co-occurring general-medical disorders ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Neural mechanisms underlying suicide behavior in youth with bipolar disorder - Huber RS, Yurgelun-Todd DA.
Suicide is a devasting public health problem that is estimated to be 20-30 times greater in patients with bipolar disorder.1 Identification of risk factors is a critical step in the prevention and development of targeted interventions for suicid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Distribution of quetiapine and metabolites in biological fluids and tissues - Vignali C, Freni F, Magnani C, Moretti M, Siodambro C, Groppi A, Osculati AMM, Morini L.
Quetiapine is an atypical antipsychotic drug for the treatment of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depressive disorders and sometimes as a sleep aid. It is frequently found in post-mortem samples. The quantitative determination of active metabolites ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Combining neurologic and blood pressure drugs reduces breast tumor development in mice
(Georgetown University Medical Center) Adding a medication used to treat epilepsy, bipolar disorder and migraines to a blood pressure medicine reversed some aspects of breast cancer in the offspring of mice at high risk of the disease because of the high fat diet fed to their mothers during pregnancy. Conversely, this treatment combination increased breast cancer development in the offspring whose mothers had not been fed a high fat diet during pregnancy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Having a Dog as a Child Is Tied to a Lower Risk of Schizophrenia as an Adult
But, researchers found, there was no significant effect of exposure to cats. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Mental Health and Disorders Dogs Schizophrenia Cats Bipolar Disorder Source Type: news

Temperament styles of children from Egypt and the United States: a cross-cultural examination - Callueng CM, Emam M, Oakland T.
Age, gender, and cross-national differences of children ages 9 through 15 in Egypt (N  = 800) and the United States (U.S., N = 800) are examined on four bipolar temperament styles: extroversion-introversion, practical-imaginative, thinking-feeling, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Male-specific association of the 2p25 region with suicide attempt in bipolar disorder - Gaynor SC, Monson ET, Gaine ME, Chimenti MS, Reichman RD, Parsons M, Oonthonpan L, Zandi PP, Potash JB, Willour VL.
We previously conducted a genome-wide association study (GWAS) of attempted suicide within bipolar disorder, which implicated common variation in the 2p25 region primarily in males. The top association signal from our GWAS occurred in an intergenic region ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Preventing suicide among psychiatric inpatients with psychotic depression - Fredriksen KJ, Schaufel MA, Johannessen JO, Walby FA, Davidson L, Schoeyen HK.
To investigate which factors individuals with a psychotic depression experience as preventive of suicide while beeing hospitalized. Semi-structured qualitative interviews with nine inpatients, all hospitalized for a unipolar or bipolar depressive episode w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Chyler Leigh of ‘ Supergirl ’ Battles Bipolar Disorder
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - December 12, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Chyler Leigh of'Supergirl' Battles Bipolar Disorder
THURSDAY, Dec. 12, 2019 -- Chyler Leigh has taken on some challenging roles in her career, including helping keep the world safe from alien threats on the TV show " Supergirl " and learning to be a surgeon as Lexie Grey on " Grey's Anatomy. " But her... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 12, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Bipolar disorder, schizophrenia may cause cognitive function declines
People receiving treatment for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder may experience a gradual loss of cognitive function -- including declines in verbal skills -- over the course of their illness, according to new research. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - December 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supergirl actress Chyler Leigh reveals journey with bipolar disorder 
Chyler Leigh has opened up about her struggle to manage her bipolar disorder and how she's now teamed up with Be Vocal to de-stigmatize the condition and encourage others to seek help. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bullying and psychotic symptoms in youth with bipolar disorder - Acosta JR, Librenza-Garcia D, Watts D, Francisco AP, Zortea F, Raffa B, Kohmann A, Mugnol FE, Motta GL, Tramontina S, Passos IC.
BACKGROUND: Childhood trauma is associated with psychosis in adults with bipolar disorder (BD). Although bullying represents a widespread form of childhood trauma, no studies thus far have investigated the association of bullying and psychosis in pediatric... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

AstraZeneca divests rights to Seroquel and Seroquel XR in the US and Canada
AstraZeneca has agreed to sell the commercial rights to Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate immediate release) and Seroquel XR (quetiapine fumarate extended release) in the US and Canada to Cheplapharm Arzneimittel GmbH (Cheplapharm). Seroquel and Seroquel XR, used primarily to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, have lost their compound patent protection in the US and Canada. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - December 3, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured AstraZeneca Business and Industry Source Type: news

Bipolar disorder is NOT depression - here's how to deal with each
(Natural News) A lot of people may think bipolar disorder is depression. This could be because bipolar disorders were once called “manic depression” and featured depressive episodes. However, these two mental health problems have key differences, and understanding the two can help you deal with each. Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes unusual... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Structural alterations associated with suicide attempts in major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder: a diffusion tensor imaging study - Wei S, Womer FY, Edmiston EK, Zhang R, Jiang X, Wu F, Kong L, Zhou Y, Tang Y, Wang F.
BACKGROUND: Major depressive disorder (MDD) and bipolar disorder (BD) are major affective disorders associated with high risk for suicide. Neural mechanisms underlying suicide attempts are poorly understood in MDD and BD but likely relate to the structural... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Merger mania shakes up Philadelphia-area health system rankings
The merger mania reshaping the Philadelphia region ’s health care industry over the past few years is evident by the changes at the top of this year’s Philadelphia Business Journal ranking of the region’s largest health systems. The annual List ranks health system by their number of licensed beds. In the List published Nov. 29, the Universit y of Pennsylvania Health System, which brands itself as Penn Medicine, displaced Jefferson Health in the top spot. Penn, with 2,940 licensed beds, grabbed… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 29, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Merger mania shakes up Philadelphia-area health system rankings
The merger mania reshaping the Philadelphia region ’s health care industry over the past few years is evident by the changes at the top of this year’s Philadelphia Business Journal ranking of the region’s largest health systems. The annual List ranks health system by their number of licensed beds. In the List published Nov. 29, the Universit y of Pennsylvania Health System, which brands itself as Penn Medicine, displaced Jefferson Health in the top spot. Penn, with 2,940 licensed beds, grabbed… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 29, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Major NHS hospital sees record 499 A&E patients in one 'manic' day
The Royal Stoke University Hospital (pictured) in Stoke-on-Trent, saw 155 children on Sunday - double the usual amount - and said a flu-like illness was to blame for many visits. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Insanity defence in bipolar patients at the time of committing murder according to Iranian law: case studies - Memarian A, Moosavinezhad Baboli SH, Shekofteh HS.
Bipolar disorder is a chronic, relapsing illness characterised by recurrent episodes of manic or depressive symptoms, with intervening periods that are relatively (but not fully) symptom-free. Studies have found higher rates of psychiatric disorders in hom... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news