Association of genetic polymorphisms in the type II deiodinase gene with bipolar disorder in a subset of Chinese population
Bipolar disorder (BD) is a common mood disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of mania and depression.
Past works in anthropology and psychology have described the Chinese orientation toward life as situation-centered with an external locus of control.
I am pleased to see more discussions revolving around the relationship between mental health, in this case bipolar disorder and culture.
But for some, mood shifts are so extreme that they could be a sign of more serious conditions such as borderline personality disorder ...
Definition of bipolar disorder in the Medical Dictionary by The Free Dictionary
Bipolar disorder, formerly called manic depression, causes extreme mood shifts ranging from mania to depression.
Genetics of bipolar disorder Berit Kerner Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, ...
Spanish version of the Screen for Cognitive Impairment in Psychiatry (SCIP-S) for the detection of cognitive impairment in BD.
Bipolar disorder causes extreme mood swings that include emotional highs (mania or hypomania) and lows (depression)