By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 02/19/2014 - 15:51
A woman struggling with bipolar disorder was thrown in jail after a domestic violence charge and was forced to remain in solitary confinement, which worsened her mental health state.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 10/12/2013 - 13:57
'MasterChef' finalist Josh Marks reportedly lost his battle with bipolar disorder Friday at age 26.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 08/28/2013 - 16:27
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas have announced a separation. Illness, including her battle with bipolar disorder and his with throat cancer, may have caused the rift.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 07/25/2013 - 22:39
Bipolar disorder is an extremely complex condition because it varies in severity with each patient, but scientists have just made a discovery that could help individualize treatment just a little more.
By Jonathan Weiss | Tue, 07/02/2013 - 09:38
Latuda, a drug previously used to treat schizophrenia, has shown promise in clinical trials on major depression from bipolar disorder, earning approval by the FDA.
By Anoopa Singh | Thu, 06/27/2013 - 19:55
New findings show that lithium could be used as a treatment to lower suicide rates in individuals with depression and bipolar disorder.
By Anoopa Singh | Mon, 06/17/2013 - 14:43
A specific protein abnormality has been identified in the brains of those with psychiatric disorders.
By Ashik Siddique | Wed, 06/05/2013 - 19:13
MRI brain scans work as reliable bipolar disorder tests, according to a new study.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 18:28
A man, who claimed to have heard voices, was restrained on an Alaska Airlines flight for attempting to open the emergency exit door.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 22:31
Become aware of the possible mental health problems your child may have with these five common symptoms.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 11:39
The Lancet reviews recent findings in the research of genetics, diagnosis, and treatment of bipolar disorder.
By Sabrina Bachai | Fri, 05/03/2013 - 15:52
Researchers at the University of Manchester are conducting clinical trials to prove decreased depression when ECT and ketamine drug therapy are combined.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 04/30/2013 - 12:24
Proper treatment helps most people with bipolar disorder gain better control of their mood swings and related symptoms. Even for people with the most severe forms of the illness, this is true.