By Greg de Moore,Ann Westmore
In 1948, all that modified whilst an Australian general practitioner and lately again prisoner of battle, operating by myself in a disused kitchen, set approximately an experimental remedy for one of many scourges of mankind - manic melancholy, or bipolar ailment. That medical professional used to be John Cade and in that small kitchen he stirred up a miracle.
John Cade came across a therapy that has turn into the most fulfilling for bipolar ailment - lithium. It has stopped extra humans from committing suicide than one thousand support lines.
Lithium is the penicillin tale of psychological overall healthiness - the 1st potent drugs came upon for the therapy of a psychological affliction - and it's, absolutely, Australia's maximum psychological future health story.
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