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2012-07-19 23:00:27

According to court documents, on June 7th, 2012, Nic. Battle, individually and on behalf of more than a dozen others filed a lawsuit in Illinois Southern District Court (case no. 3:2012cv00694) alleging they were born with spina bifida and other birth defects caused by the use of Depakote during pregnancy. Depakote is a drug, manufactured by Abbott Laboratories, most commonly prescribed for psychiatric conditions like manic depressive disorder (bipolar disorder) and to prevent migraine...

2012-07-06 06:49:21

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Around two-thirds of American adolescents have had an anger attack involving threatening violence, destroying property or engaging in violence toward others at some point in their lives.  A new study from the Harvard Medical School shows that these extreme anger attacks are much more common among adolescents than previously recognized. The study was based on the National Co-morbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement, a national face-to-face household...

2012-07-03 10:59:06

Schizophrenia or bipolar disorder in first-degree relatives, such as parents or siblings, may be associated with increased risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to a report published Online First by Archives of General Psychiatry, a JAMA Network publication. Patrick F. Sullivan, M.D., F.R.A.N.Z.C.P, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and colleagues used population registers in Sweden and Israel to examine whether a family history of schizophrenia, bipolar...

2012-07-03 10:54:35

Intermittent Explosive Disorder affects up to 6 million US adolescents Nearly two-thirds of U.S. adolescents have experienced an anger attack that involved threatening violence, destroying property or engaging in violence toward others at some point in their lives. These severe attacks of uncontrollable anger are much more common among adolescents than previously recognized, a new study led by researchers from Harvard Medical School finds. The study, based on the National Comorbidity...

New Developments In Autism Research
2012-07-03 07:25:16

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online According to the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), roughly 1 in 88 children have been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). With these shocking statistics, more and more research has been conducted on the disorder. Two notable findings were recently announced by a group of researchers from University of North Carolina School of Medicine, the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and the University of...

2012-07-02 23:00:30

The caring staff at Bridges to Recovery now offers treatments designed to assist clients on their road to a healthier and more productive life. With locations in Bel Air, Pacific Palisades and Santa Monica, patients are sure to get the therapy they need in an ideal residential setting. Pacific Palisades, CA (PRWEB) July 01, 2012 The caring staff at Bridges to Recovery now offers treatments designed to assist clients on their road to a healthier and more productive life. With locations in...

2012-06-24 23:01:17

Author E.R. Buckler tells of his love for his bride and their battle with bipolar disorder (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 DOWNEY, Calif. — In Autobiography of an Ordinary Couple Facing Extraordinary Circumstances (published by Trafford Publishing, March 2012) Dr. E. R. Buckler presents an inspiring tale of love and adoration. The work includes the life story of two people in love who faced insurmountable obstacles to that love. Wrestling with the realities of bipolar disorder, Buckler and his...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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