Posts Tagged ‘child abuse and mental health’

By On March 3rd, 2016

Child Abuse May Make Bipolar Disorder Symptoms More Severe

New research published in Lancet Psychiatry indicates people with bipolar disorder who were abused or neglected as children are likely to experience more severe symptoms and a notably higher risk of suicide. “Our findings have important implications for clinical practice, as they suggest that a history of childhood maltreatment could be used as an early…

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