News Updates‎ > ‎

Mania in Teens Just as Common as in Adults

posted May 18, 2012, 10:51 AM by dm gillis
The number of teens who have experienced mania — a hallmark of bipolar disorder, characterized by excessive energy, a lack of sleep and sometimes risky behaviors – is close to the number of adults estimated to have the disorder, suggesting that in many cases, the illness begins during adolescence, according to a new study. Read more