8 Common Misconceptions About Bipolar Disorder
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8 Common Misconceptions About Bipolar Disorder

What is Bipolar Disorder? There are a lot of misconceptions about bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a mental disorder that causes extreme highs and lows and changes in sleep, energy, thought, and behavior. Bipolar disorder, previously called manic depression, is a mental illness mood disorder that causes extreme mood swings,…

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My Bipolar Life – My Daily Struggles With Bipolar Disorder

My Bipolar History My name is Kevin and I have bipolar disorder. I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1997 after I tried to un-alive myself. I was immediately committed to a state hospital where I stayed for two weeks and I was put on a medicine regimen that really did not work for me….

The Top 10 Symptoms of Bipolar 2
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The Top 10 Symptoms of Bipolar 2

Bipolar 2 Disorder Bipolar 2 disorder is a mental illness that causes extreme changes in mood, energy, and behavior. People with bipolar 2 disorder can have periods of manic highs, where they feel extremely happy and energized, followed by periods of deep lows, or depression. Symptoms of bipolar 2 disorder can be difficult to identify…

What Are the Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder in Women
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What Are the Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder in Women

Symptoms of bipolar disorder in women can be a little bit different than the symptoms of bipolar disorder in men. Let’s take a look at some of the symptoms of bipolar disorder that women have to face whether they are in a manic phase or a depressive phase. Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness,…