• There are a number of factors that are believed to play a role in developing bipolar disorder Including genetics, brain chemicals, environmental factors and sometimes medical illnesses. (bartleby.com)
  • The incidence of bipolar disorder has increased quite a bit over the last decade, especially in the case of children and adolescents. (selfgrowth.com)
  • The mixed state is more common in children or adolescents with the disorder than in adults. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Temporal Association of Certain Neuropsychiatric Disorders Following Vaccination of Children and Adolescents: A Pilot Case-Control Study. (nih.gov)
  • As a biological disorder, it may lie dormant and be activated on its own or it may be triggered by external factors such as psychological stress and social circumstances. (bartleby.com)
  • This raises the possibility that bipolar is actually two biologically distinct but highly comorbid conditions. (wikipedia.org)