I'm a writer. I also suffer from bipolar disorder (among other things). It's not easy. It's a struggle but it's not all bad. I have many good days too. Let me share with you how I cope.
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 People suffering from bipolar disorder, a term which has replaced the outdated ‘manic depression‘, go through episodes of mania (exaggerated highs) and...
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.
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...
Five warning signs that you're going into a bipolar episode.
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.
Advice when you have a friend with bipolar disorder.
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.
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.