The Rare Disorder African Americans Living With Schizophrenia Or Bipolar Disorder Should Know About

sad African American womanFor people living with chronic mental illness, like bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, treatment using antipsychotic medications can not only help them manage day-to-day but can also be life-saving. However, use of antipsychotic medications, especially long term, can potentially lead to developing a rare neurological disorder called tardive dyskinesia (TD).