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By On May 27th, 2015

Bipolar Disorder Is Being Diagnosed At Earlier Ages, But Mortality Rate Is Still High

Advancements in mental health treatment are contributing to bipolar disorder being detected at younger ages, but new research shows the mortality rate remains high. “Unfortunately, our study cannot say why bipolar is being diagnosed earlier, but we have several theories. One is increased awareness about bipolar disorder among clinicians,” Clara Reece Medici, fifth-year medical student,…

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