Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorders are characterized by manic and depressive episodes that can alternate, although in many patients one or the other dominates. The exact cause is unknown, but it could genetic factors, changes in neurotransmitter levels in the brain and psychosocial factors play a role. The diagnosis is made on the basis of medical history. It is treated with Stimmungsstabiliserern, sometimes with psychotherapy. Bipolar disorder usually begin in adolescence, in the…

September 3, 2018