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Previously Viv Waugh, defending, had told the court his client had been diagnosed with bi-polar disorder and may have a personality disorder and was undergoing psychiatric treatment.
He said Modarresi was diagnosed with severe bi-polar disorder at age 17, and had attempted suicide twice.
Concluding he died as the result of an accident, Mrs Hunt said: "His suffered from bi-polar disorder and could be impulsive but it seems this was a tragic accident.
Washington, Dec 5 ( ANI ): Amanda Bynes, who was undergoing treatment for schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder in a rehab center in Malibu, California, has been secretly discharged, according to reports.
com)-- At times dark and disturbing but also overflowing with warmth and humour, Pegasus to Paradise is not simply a poignant family album of times past but a rich social history of 20th century England; a sensitive commentary on wartime stoicism and duty and of the post-war culture in the suburbs of South London and North Kent and an enlightening portrait of the demands of mental illness - conditions now recognised and better understood as post traumatic stress disorder and bi-polar disorder.
With the Senate committee now aware of both Carrie's relationship with Brody and her bi-polar disorder, her career, and friendship to Saul, appears to be over.
Now in this heartfelt and illuminating film, her younger sister Rachel sets out to try and understand her father''''s bi-polar disorder, or manic depression that changed life for her whole family.
Bradley played a man with bi-polar disorder in the movie Silver Linings Playbook which also starred Jennifer Lawrence,
Just seven weeks ago Wade was in The Priory battling bi-polar disorder, but he looked to be back to his best in this thriller.
Bess Gray has problems enough with an overbearing mother suffering from bi-polar disorder.
SHOCKAHOLIC provides a funny survey of her life and comes from an actress, screenwriter and novelist who offers details about her life - including her bi-polar disorder, a condition for which she recently underwent electroconvulsive therapy with much success.
He added that the common mental conditions suffered by residents in the UAE are schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder and Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) while few suffer from phobias.
He said he feared his brother had inherited their mother's severe bi-polar disorder.
NAAS joined the Curragh and Clonmel in putting on an evening of racing in aid of charity last Wednesday and raised EUR11,000 for Aware, which supports people suffering from depression, bi-polar disorder and suicidal thoughts.
Although these children's risk for developing bipolar disorder is increased compared with the general population, it is more likely that they will not develop bi-polar disorder.