Dating for people with mental illnes
The researchers cannot be sure whether the link is due to the shared genes of the family relatives or a shared upbringing and environment, but they suggested that it could be explained by similarities in the way the brain works in creative people and in patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
A previous analysis of the genomes of 86,000 Icelanders had already identified genetic traits that doubled the average risk of schizophrenia and increased the chances of bipolar disorder by more than a third.
But when an expert diagnoses you and helps you get treatment, you can often get your life back on track.
Brain injuries are also linked to some mental conditions.
In Europe and America the condemnation of male-male sodomy is based on Old Testament law that assigned the death penalty for a man who "lies with a male as with a woman" (Leviticus ).