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Can hypomania be induced by just thinking quickly and variably?

Emily Pronin and Daniel Wegner have shown that fast and variable thinking induces positive affect. This is independent of thought content. Sheri Johnson has noted that the key things that might start ...
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Can bipolar develop in childhood?

Is it possible to develop bipolar in childhood? Does the same diagnostic criteria for bipolar in adults apply for children? In response to the comments under this question: Borderline Personality ...
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Is there a link between mania in childhood and Borderline Personality Disorder?

The comments under this question Borderline Personality Disorder and Bipolar yet unable to identify episodes? have led me to ask this. Is it possib Is there a link between childhood mania and adult ...