Toxic People in Your Life? Here's How to Spot...
Toxic people drain all the joy out of the room, replacing it with negativity and pessimism. Here's how to keep them from dragging you down with them. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Could Your Child Have Bipolar Disorder?
Could your child have bipolar disorder? Read about symptoms of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents, and what this might mean for your child. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Antipsychotics: Black Box Warning for Elderly...
Antipsychotic medications are required to carry a black box warning because of their increased mortality risk for elderly dementia patients. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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The Connection Between Bipolar Disorder and...
Psychopaths and sociopaths are people without a conscience, often criminal, sometimes violent. Is there a connection between these and bipolar? (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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The Mental Health Basics Every Parent Should Know
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5 Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors...
Norepinephrine is a hormone and a neurotransmitter. Learn how it works, as well as the role of serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs). (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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So You've Been Prescribed Lithium for Bipolar....
Lithium can be quite effective in treating bipolar disorder, but it comes with some potential side effects and cautions. Learn what to expect. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Do SSRI Antidepressants Cause Violence? Not So...
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Why There Are So Many Theories About the Cause...
This article presents what researchers now consider to be the most likely causes of bipolar disorder. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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How Is BuSpar Used in Bipolar Disorder, and...
The anti-anxiety drug BuSpar can be prescribed for those with bipolar disorder. Here's how BuSpar is used in bipolar, plus possible side effects. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Do SSRI Antidepressants Cause Violence? Not So...
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4 Extrapyramidal Side Effects of Antipsychotic...
Extrapyramidal side effects are symptoms that can occur if you're taking antipsychotic medications. Here's what they include and how they're treated. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Thorazine Side Effects You Should Know About
Thorazine is an antipsychotic drug often prescribed for bipolar disorder. Here are the common, less common, and rare side effects reported. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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5 Antipsychotics Used for Treating Manic...
Medications for bipolar disorder are usually specific to mania or depression. Read about the antipsychotics used in the management of bipolar mania. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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My Doctor Prescribed Restoril. What are its...
Restoril is a medication that helps people with difficulty sleeping in the short-term. Learn about what to watch out for if your doctor prescribes it. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Mary Kay Letourneau: Criminal or Bipolar...
Why did Mary Kay Letourneau persistently pursue a relationship with Vili Fualaau, one of her students? Page 2. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Is a Diagnosis of Bipolar in Your Eyes?
Is it possible that examining your eyes could predict whether you could develop bipolar? (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Why You Can Never Take Prozac with an MAOI
You may be wondering if Prozac is an MAOI. No, it's an SSRI. Prozac cannot be taken along with any MAOI because of dangerous drug interactions. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Learn About Anticonvulsants as a Treatment for...
Epilepsy medications commonly known as anticonvulsants are often used to treat bipolar disorder because they can act as effective mood stabilizers. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Are You Suffering From Paranoia and What Should...
A comprehensive definition of paranoia, which may be present in bipolar disorder or schizophrenia as well as several other mental illnesses. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Can Brain Surgery Treat These Severe Mental...
Bilateral cingulotomy is a form of brain surgery aimed at treating obsessive-compulsive disorder and major depression. Learn its benefits and risks. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Is St Johns Wort a Mania Trigger for Bipolar...
The herbal supplement St. John's Wort appears to be fairly safe and effective in the treatment of mild depression, but not for bipolar disorder. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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This Symptom of Mania in Bipolar Disorder Means...
Pressured speech is a key symptom of mania in bipolar disorder. Learn what it involves, what it feels like to experience it, and how to control it. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Actor Burgess Meredith's Struggle With Mental...
Actor Burgess Meredith is one of many celebrities with bipolar disorder. His struggle with cyclothymia wasn't revealed until the last years of his life. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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25 Celebrities With Bipolar Disorder
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Bipolar Disorder and Work - Know Your ADA Rights
People with bipolar disorder may be protected on the job under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). Learn how this affects you in the workplace. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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What is a Euthymic Mood in Bipolar Disorder?
Euthymia has several similar definitions. With regard to bipolar disorder, it simply means that your mood states are stable, the goal of treatment. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Clang Associations: Nonsensical Rhyming in...
Clang associations are odd, nonsensical groupings of words spoken by people with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia who are in the midst of psychosis. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Why Ideas of Reference Are So Much More Than...
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Everything You Need to Know About Trileptal Use...
Trileptal is a drug used for epilepsy that's also sometimes used in bipolar disorder. Learn how effective it is and what side effects to expect. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Recognize and Cope with Racing Thoughts and...
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Are Lupus & Bipolar Disorder Related?
Nervous system problems caused by Lupus and SLE parallel those of bipolar disorder and may be treated the same, but do not indicate a diagnosis of bipolar. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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What's the Difference Between Beyond-Use Dates...
A beyond-use date is placed on a prescription by a pharmacy, but do you know the difference between a drug's beyond-use date and expiration date? (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About...
Effexor and Effexor XR are used to treat depression. Learn what you should expect if your doctor prescribes one of these drugs for you. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Bipolar Disorder and Work - Know Your ADA Rights
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Facts You Should Know When Taking Abilify for...
Read about the use of Abilify for bipolar disorder and other health conditions, as well as information on its side effects and two black box warnings. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About...
Information about Effexor (venlafaxine), an antidepressant used especially for treatment-resistant depression and also for long-term anxiety. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Is Catatonic Behavior and Bipolar Disorder...
Brief but comprehensive definition of catatonia and catatonic features which may be present in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and other conditions. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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6 Symptoms of Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a severe, lifelong mental disorder characterized by delusions, hallucinations, incoherence and physical agitation. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Can Your Bipolar Medications Make You...
Somnolence is when you're so sleepy you're almost asleep. It can be dangerous at the wrong time (like when driving). Learn about potential causes. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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4 Potential Precursors to a Psychotic Episode
Psychosis is a loss of contact with reality, typically including delusions and/or hallucinations. It's a symptom of something else, not an illness. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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What Causes Agitated Movement in Bipolar...
Psychomotor agitation is purposeless, intense restlessness brought on by mental tension. Learn more about psychomotor agitation. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Side Effects You Should Know If Taking...
Read about the potential side effects of Trileptal, including dizziness, nausea, and vision problems, and more serious ones, like low sodium levels. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Why Do Bipolar People Sometimes Move and Talk...
A definition of psychomotor retardation, its causes and its treatments in bipolar disorder. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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How Vyvanse for ADHD Can Interact With Bipolar...
Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is a medication used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, but it can also interact with bipolar medications. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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Can Bipolar Disorder Get You Out of Jury Duty?
In most states, having a mental illness is a possible - but not automatic - reason for being excused from jury duty. Here are details. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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What Is Bipolar Depression?
A look at bipolar depression - the definition, causes, common symptoms and differences between Bipolar Disorder and Major Depressive Disorder. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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How Latuda Is Prescribed
An overview of Latuda (generic lurasidone) an atypical antipsychotic medication prescribed for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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TMS vs. ECT: Which Therapy Is Best for Severe...
Electroconvulsive therapy and transcranial magnetic stimulation are used in severe treatment-resistant depression. What are the pros and cons of each? (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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What Happens When You Have Rapid Cycling...
Rapid cycling bipolar disorder is a severe form of bipolar. Learn who's at risk, what it feels like to have this condition, and effective treatments. (Source: About.com Bipolar Disorder)
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