For the first 30 years of my life I suffered from what would today be called bipolar disorder which I guess, was being called manic / depressant when I was growing up, coupled with a panic attacks triggered by any social engagement and you have the...
Bipolar disorder is a psychiatric condition characterized by severe disturbances in mood. People suffering from bipolar disorder, a term which has replaced the outdated ‘manic depression‘, go through episodes of mania (exaggerated highs) and...
Bipolar disorder facts you find on the internet are very basic and cut and dry. The disorder has a lot of variations and levels, and there are symptoms not commonly known by the general population.
Advice when you have a friend with bipolar disorder.
I wrote this little narrative awhile back when I was giving the wonder drug Lithium another try. As it turns out, it is a great drug for bipolar, but the side effects can be terrible and unforgiving.
Helpful advice to help you manage bipolar symptoms. These tips can be extremely useful if you are struggling with bipolar disorder. Medication along with proactive coping skills can help ease the burden.
Brief overview explaining Bipolar Disorder. List of and videos about famous people living with Bipolar Disorder. Interview with Patty Duke and links to success stories.
Bipolar disorder describes the cycle of emotion in the extreme ends of a spectrum of mood. The hallmark of this disorder is the highs and lows of mood changes that are expressed in emotional cycles. It has been suggested in numerous studies that...
Manic depression, more commonly known as bipolar, is a mood disorder caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain. It has several different manifestations, ranging from mild to severe.
Some studies suggest that up to 90% of all marriages involving someone with Bipolar Disorder end in divorce. This is the story of one man's fight to save his family.