Latest bipolar disorder News

Flow: people who are easily absorbed in an activity may have better mental and cardiovascular health
Weight gain is kicked to the curb in antipsychotic drug breakthrough
Ciara Glennon Memorial Law Scholarship Awarded
Depression, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder linked with ancient viral DNA in our genome – new research
Emerging researcher appointed to James Packer Chair in Mood Disorders at UNSW
The past, present and future of cognitive behavioural therapy with Dr Judith Beck
Severe mental illness linked to alarmingly high rates of physical ailments
Omega-6 fatty acids could cut risk of bipolar disorder
We looked at genetic clues to depression in more than 14,000 people. What we found may surprise you
Families including someone with mental illness can experience deep despair. They need support
New atlas of mRNA variants captures inner workings of brain
Big Mood is a gloriously exuberant comedy about navigating mental health in your 30s
What do 692,000 Australians have in common with Vincent Van Gogh?
Elon Musk says ketamine can get you out of a ‘negative frame of mind’. What does the research say?
Why Are So Many Neurodivergent Women Misdiagnosed?
More Medicines Available For 60-day Prescriptions
Sleep and circadian rhythm problems linked with poor mental health – new research
Suicide risk is higher in certain phases of the menstrual cycle – here’s what we know about this link
Risky increase in antipsychotic drugs for children
WHO issues new and updated recommendations on treatment of mental, neurological and substance use conditions
Lake Mac screening for Craig Hamilton documentary
Insomnia and mental disorders are linked. But exactly how is still a mystery
Researchers identify early signs of bipolar disorder
National Multicultural Mental Health Month
Largest ever study on light exposure proves its impact on mental health
Thai health improvement program helps prevent weight gain in people with early psychosis
Battle within – speaking up about mental health
What do people think about when they go to sleep?
Do blue-light glasses really work? Can they reduce eye strain or help me sleep?
Bipolar disorder isn’t the same for everyone. So people should have more say in how they’re treated
CMRF Project Grant success for four University of Otago, Christchurch researchers
New maps reveal the individual brain changes linked to different mental illnesses
More Mental Health Beds Across Victoria
Fewer suicides among boys in regions with more bipolar diagnoses
Hallucinations in the movies tend to be about chaos, violence and mental distress. But they can be positive too
Statement on the risks associated with use of valproic acid (sodium valproate) in women and girls of childbearing potential
How old are your internal organs?
APS Fellow Professor Greg Murray wins the prestigious international Wellcome UK grant
Genetic link to depression and schizophrenia confirmed in UOW led study
Finding new drugs for depression in bipolar disorder
New Mater centre marks milestone for mothers in crisis
Regional ECT, lithium, and clozapine use linked to lower suicide rates in male adolescents
The NDIS promises lifelong support – but what about end-of-life support for people with disability?
Is my medicine making me feel hotter this summer? 5 reasons why
‘Even if I get to the top of the waiting list, I can’t afford mental health care’
Mother’s mental health impacts children’s school grades: study
Bad batches of bipolar and epilepsy drug are being distributed in Australia
Grants to study mood disorder treatments & impact of sleep on brain ageing