Monthly Archives: October 2015

posture and bi-polar

Interesting article about posture and bi-polar.lonely-feeling-alone-amongst-a-billion-people

Although motor deficits often accompany a mood or psychiatric disorder, most researchers have not targeted motor areas as a method to improve mental health. In a new study, researchers at Indiana University suggests that postural control problems may be a core feature of bipolar disorder, not just a random symptom.

The investigators believe attention to the postural problems can provide insights both into areas of the brain affected by the psychiatric disorder and new potential targets for treatment.

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