The Relationship Between Bipolar Disorder, Seasonality, and Premenstrual Symptoms
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- Kim, D.R., Czarkowski, K.A. & Epperson, C.N. Curr Psychiatry Rep (2011) 13: 500. doi:10.1007/s11920-011-0233-z
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Cyclical mood disorders characterized by shifting affective states include bipolar disorder, seasonal affective disorder, and premenstrual syndrome/premenstrual dysphoric disorder. In this article, we explore the relationship between these disorders and bring the reader up to date on the advances made in the past year in understanding the relationship between bipolar disorder, seasonality, and premenstrual symptoms.