TITLE

Calming the roller coaster ride of mood

AUTHOR(S)
Hopkins, H.
PUB. DATE
November 1988
SOURCE
FDA Consumer;Nov88, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
More than 2 million Americans may suffer from a mental illness of mood swings known as bipolar disorder, or manic-depressive illness. An inherited ailment, it often remains latent until young adulthood. While drugs can calm the emotional cycles, about half the victims are undiagnosed and untreated; Cyclothymia; Symptoms of depression; Genetic connection; Balancing brain chemicals; Use of Lithium in bipolar disorder; Other medications and therapies.
ACCESSION #
8800028645

 

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