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Smartphone App Created for People with Bipolar Disorder

A new smartphone application can monitor the subtle changes in the voices of individuals with bipolar disorder, a serious mental illness marked by extreme highs and lows in mood.  Scientists hope the app will help doctors detect early signs of mood alterations requiring immediate medical attention.   Bipolar disorder affects tens of millions of people around the world.  Experts say 10 to 20 percent of them end up committing suicide. Bipolar individuals struggle with...

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