Author | Leo Robert

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Bipolar Update: Shared Brain Abnormalities and Common Comorbidities

December 04, 2019

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A summary of some of the latest findings in bipolar disorder research.

Bipolar Research Update: Risks and More Risks

November 04, 2019

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Bipolar disorder heightens Parkinson risk, ADHD persistence may mediate bipolar spectrum disorder risk, and rapid cycling catalysts identified-these are some of the latest findings.

Psychiatry Update: Parental History, Pediatric Bipolar Disorder, and More

September 30, 2019

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Parental history shapes pediatric bipolar in offspring, no evidence for deterioration in neurocognitive functioning, clinical course predictors identified-these are some of the latest findings in bipolar disorder research.

Top Studies in Addiction: Research Recap

September 19, 2019

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Prescription drug misuse in adolescents is source driven and asking frequency questions identifies problematic substance use are some of the more significant findings.

Bipolar Disorder: Psychosis, Mania, and Additional Research

September 09, 2019

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Call for better first-episode mania care, brain activation patterns predict risk, what’s important about atypical antipsychotics- find concise summaries of these and other key developments here.

The Legacy of Parental Incarceration, Drug Treatment Interventions, and More

September 06, 2019

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Increased addiction risk in children of incarcerated parents; reinforcement-based interventions may decrease drug abuse; and other key findings are summarized here.

Psychiatry Roundup: 7 New Developments in Depression

September 05, 2019

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Neurotransmitters may enhance mood-boosting effectS of exercise, cigarette use abstinence efforts going up in smoke, and other recent findings are summarized here.

A Rising Tide of Drug Use and Disorders

August 21, 2019

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A recent report provides a global update on the growth of drug use and its consequences.

Focus on Bipolar Disorder: 6 New Studies

August 12, 2019

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Treatment failure risk is high, new biomarker of conversion from major depressive disorder, depression stifles creativity, and other recent findings are summarized here.

8 New Findings on Depression

July 29, 2019

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Teen depression rises with screen time, potential new target for novel antidepressants, and more key findings here.