Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

by Peggy J. Parks

Hardcover(Library Binding)



The Compact Research series offers a concise, relevant and conveniently organized collection of information covering a variety of topics including illegal immigration and deforestation to diseases such as anorexia and meningitis. Each book introduces a timely topic in a tightly organized format to hold readers' interest. Lively objective overviews, primary source quotes, and illustrated facts and statistics present an inviting full-color and user-friendly format.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781601526403
Publisher: Referencepoint Press
Publication date: 08/28/2014
Series: Compact Research Series: Diseases and Disorders
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Bipolar Disorder at a Glance 8

Overview 10

What Is Bipolar Disorder? 22

Primary Source Quotes 29

Facts and Illustrations 32

What Causes Bipolar Disorder? 36

Primary Source Quotes 43

Facts and Illustrations 46

How Does Bipolar Disorder Affect People's Lives? 50

Primary Source Quotes 57

Facts and Illustrations 60

Can People Overcome Bipolar Disorder? 64

Primary Source Quotes 71

Facts and Illustrations 74

Key People and Advocacy Groups 78

Chronology 80

Related Organizations 82

For Further Research 86

Source Notes 88

List of Illustrations 91

Index 92

About the Author 96

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