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March 30, 2016

How Research Brightens the Bipolar Disorder Outlook

Researchers seek to understand why bipolar disorder happens, how to treat it more effectively, and how to help patients and their families get the most out of modern knowledge about the condition once known as manic depression.

January 28, 2016

Bipolar and Relationships

Some people with a bipolar disorder diagnosis have trouble managing relationships with friends and family members. Research at University of Michigan is helping us understand the complex challenges of this brain illness. With Valentine’s Day around the corner, two department of psychiatry experts weigh in on bipolar and relationships.

January 14, 2016

2015 year-end review: Prechter Fund Momentum

What makes a person bipolar, prone to manic highs and deep, depressed lows? Why is it so hard to find new treatments for a condition that affects millions of people worldwide?

October 13, 2015

Prechter Fund Impact Report 2015

It is the Prechter Fund’s vision to personalize treatment of bipolar disorder and prevent recurrences to enable those with bipolar disorder to lead healthy and productive lives.