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Menopause and Bipolar Disorder

Menopause and Bipolar Disorder   Fluctuating hormones during menopause can worsen bipolar symptoms. A woman with bipolar disorder may experience a double whammy during a  profound time in life — menopause The Estrogen Effect “Unfortunately, menopause can exacerbate bipolar disorder,” says Ahsan Y Khan, MD, professor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the […]