The Newmarket Journal has reported on a study lead by Dr Alexander Niculescu, from Indiana University and published in Molecular Psychiatry. Niculescu and colleagues found a correlation between one specific molecular marker and an elevated risk of suicide. One particular molecule, an enzyme called SAT1, was linked to suicidal tendencies in a group of patients with bipolar … More A New Way To Measure Suicide Risk?
Anyone who is faced with the diagnosis of bipolar disorder, or any other mental health condition for that matter, looks to the future with varying degrees of trepidation. Personality type, psychosocial setting and a multitude of other interacting factors play their part in determining prognosis. In more simple terms though, the way in which we … More Finding Meaning Through Suffering