Bipolar disorder in children

Overview

Bipolar disorder in children is a condition marked by intense mood swings.

Symptoms

Symptoms include explosive temper, reckless behavior, and aggression. Mood shifts may occur within hours or less.

Treatments

Treatment includes medication and counseling.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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