Is Lithium Still The Best Medicine for Bipolar Disorder?

Is Lithium Still The Best Medicine for Bipolar Disorder?

Patients ask me all the time if lithium is still the best medicine for Bipolar Disorder even though it has been around almost 100 years. The short answer is yes lithium is still the best single medication, but now we have more good medications if a patient doesn’t tolerate lithium and to use in combination [...]

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Managing Bipolar Disorder with Winter Depression

Managing Bipolar Disorder with Winter Depression

It is common for Bipolar Disorder to have a seasonal pattern where people are more depressed in the fall and winter, but manic in the spring and summer.

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The Top 2 Reasons Relationships Fail

The Top 2 Reasons Relationships Fail

After working for several years with students who were previously married or in a serious relationship I have learn that these are top 2 reasons relationships fail.   There may have been many things wrong with the relationship, but one or both of these two reasons were apparent early on. If they had heeded the [...]

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The Secret to Surviving Young Children

The Secret to Surviving Young Children

Parents of young children know that you don’t so much succeed at parenting a young child as you survive it. So to that end I offer these humble suggestions for surviving young children.

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How to Pick the Best Dating Website

How to Pick the Best Dating Website

There has been an explosion of online dating sites over the last few years so it can be confusing which dating sites to use.

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Scott Carroll, M.D.