Bipolar Disorder (An Introduction)

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about bipolar disorder, also called manic-depressive illness. It discusses what bipolar disorder is, describes its symptoms, and explains that it may run in families. It outlines its consequences if not treated, and identifies medicine and talk therapy as effective treatments. Adapted from the text of the MedlinePlus Health Introduction.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Population:
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Keywords:
Bipolar disorder, Genetic diseases, Psychotherapy
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
1/30/2015
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