Researchers deny risk of manic switching due to light therapy in bipolar disorder patients

Researchers deny risk of manic switching due to light therapy in bipolar disorder patients

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in the level of mood, energy and activity. Moreover, it affects the ability of a person to carry out his or her day-to-day tasks, according to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). About 3 percent of the American adults suffer from this disorder. Read more