Most mental health professionals would agree that if one could assign DSM V criteria to elements, zinc's diagnosis would be easy:
Code F31.9, Bipolar I disorder, current or recent episode unspecified.
There are a few reasons that I believe this diagnosis is valid, and I will discuss them below. First, the fun stuff. The minerals in which zinc is found are both fascinating and spectacular.
Selected zinc-containing minerals. Photos: 1. 911 Metallurgist 2. ...