Is bipolar disorder caused by maternal drug abuse?

Answer On One Hand: Genetic ConnectionsAs WebMD states, many experts believe that there is a large genetic factor in the potential for the development of bipolar disorder in children. It is thought that i... Read More »

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Is bipolar disorder caused by a mutation?

On One Hand: Gene Mutation and Bipolar DisorderIn 2003 researchers at the University of California suggested that a mutation to the gene G protein receptorkinase 3 (GRK3) might contribute to the on... Read More »

Are Attention Deficit Disorder and Bipolar Disorder considered preexisting medical conditions?

Answer Yes, but on a group plan they may still be covered.

What distinguishes narcissistic personality disorder from bipolar disorder?

What are some causes of bipolar disorder?

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness marked by periods of mania, or very high energy and activity level, and depression, which is a severely lowered mood. A number of different factors may contribu... Read More »