bipolar disorder

Maternal Bipolar Disorder Not a Predictor of Infant Developmental Deficits at One Year of Age

  While some women with bipolar disorder elect to discontinue their psychotropic medications during pregnancy to mitigate fetal exposure, Viguera and colleagues (2000, 2007) found that women stabilized on lithium face a significant risk for [...]

Are Women with Bipolar Disorder at Risk of Illness After Miscarriage?

Women with bipolar disorder are at significant risk for recurrent illness during the postpartum period.  After miscarriage, an event which is associated with both hormonal changes and psychological complexity, is the risk for recurrent illness [...]