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Why people with bipolar disorder have so many physical ailments
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Cancer Incidence in Patients With Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder: A Nationwide Population-Based Study in Taiwan, 1997–2009

Cancer incidence increases in patients with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder.

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Getting the Flu Makes Bipolar Undeservedly Worse

Getting the Flu Makes Bipolar Undeservedly Worse | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
I have a bone to pick with the universe. Simply put, I don’t think it’s fair that people with a mental illness like bipolar disorder have to get your garden variety illnesses like colds and flus.
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Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder Linked With Cancer Risk

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder Linked With Cancer Risk | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
Individuals with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder appear to be at an elevated risk of several kinds of cancer, including lung, breast, and colorectal cancer. This startling finding came from a prospective study of more than 3300 ...
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Gastric bypass and bipolar : Bipolar Disorder Forum

Gastric bypass and bipolar : Bipolar Disorder Forum | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
I hadn't heard of this before. A news outlet of frequently questionable repute claims a U.S. Congressman has bipolar disorder triggered by gastric bypass. I ...
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» Migraine and Bipolar Disorders - World of Psychology

» Migraine and Bipolar Disorders - World of Psychology | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
Research presented at the recent Canadian Psychiatric Association annual conference suggests strong links between migraine headaches and bipolar I disorder (40%...
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People with serious mental illness more susceptible to cancer - Newstrack India

People with serious mental illness more susceptible to cancer - Newstrack India | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
PsychCentral.comPeople with serious mental illness more susceptible to cancerNewstrack IndiaWashington, July 22 (ANI): People with serious mental illness -schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and disabling depression - are 2.6 times more likely to...
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Bipolar + chronic physical illness. Do many people have this? | Ask a Bipolar

Bipolar + chronic physical illness. Do many people have this? | Ask a Bipolar | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
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Medical Disorders with Bipolar Symptoms: BPhoenix

There are a number of physical disorders that can mimic the symptoms of bipolar. These disorders need to be ruled out before a diagnosis of bipolar can be made.
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25 Years Early: The Possible Death Decree for the Seriously Mentally Ill

25 Years Early: The Possible Death Decree for the Seriously Mentally Ill | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
It has been ‘known’ in the way that you know things deep down, when you don’t really consciously want to know them, that seriously mentally ill people, on average, die younger tha...
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Mood disorder symptoms and elevated cardiova... [J Affect Disord. 2012] - PubMed - NCBI

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Did Jesse Jackson Jr's 2004 gastric bypass trigger a bipolar disorder?

Did Jesse Jackson Jr's 2004 gastric bypass trigger a bipolar disorder? | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
CHICAGO - Did Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr's (IL-2) gastric bypass trigger a bipolar disorder? That's what happened, the National Enquirer is reporting today, after Rev. Jesse Jackson asked for prayer for his ...
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Rare Genetic Mutations Linked To Bipolar Disorder | Natural ...

Rare Genetic Mutations Linked To Bipolar Disorder. Posted by admin on July 21, 2012 · No comments. An international team of scientists, led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, reports that abnormal ...
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Serious Mental Illness Tied to Higher Cancer Rate | ScienceBlog.com

People with serious mental illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder have a 2.6 times increased risk of developing cancer, a new study.
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"Physical Illness A Trigger?": Bipolar Disorder Community - Support Group

"Physical Illness A Trigger?": Bipolar Disorder Community - Support Group | Physical illness and bipolar | Scoop.it
WebMD: A safe place to share your life with bipolar disorder with expert who treat this depression every day and folks that share your challenges.
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How can bipolar disorder affect me physically and mentally? - Sharecare

How can bipolar disorder affect me physically and mentally? Most people diagnosed with bipolar disorder have already been living and coping with the symptoms long before their diagnosis. Learn more from our experts about bipolar disorder.
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Medical Comorbidity in Bipolar Disorder, II: The 'Why' Behind the ...

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