2016-04-28T11:02:20ZPeople say the most infuriating things to those who have bipolar. Here are 10 common comments that are never helpful and are almost guaranteed to annoy.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZLithium can be quite effective in treating bipolar disorder, but it comes with some potential side effects and cautions. Learn what to expect.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZIn considering disability an important question is the value of the disability benefits that will be provided if your application is successful.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZDepression is considered one of the primary symptoms of bipolar disorder. Learn how to familiarize yourself with the common warning signs of depression.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZIf you have bipolar disorder, mood stabilizers will likely be prescribed for you. These drugs treat symptoms of mania, hypomania, and depression.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZThe list of psychiatric conditions with symptoms similar to those of bipolar disorder is rather long. To further complicate the picture, most of these disorders can also occur with bipolar disorder. Here is a review of the major conditions that fall into this category.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZThe most common disability programs are Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income as well as Medicare and Medicaid.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZIn Lesson 2 of Bipolar for Beginners, we take a look at what scientists believe are the causes - genetic, physical and psychological - of bipolar disorder.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZBipolar disorder affects as many women as men. Here's how some symptoms may appear in women during mania and hypomania, bipolar depression, and mixed episodes.
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2016-04-28T11:02:20ZCan those with bipolar disorder qualify for disability from the U.S. Social Security Administration? Learn about your access to SSDI and SSI.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZA group of symptoms such as low mood, sadness, fatigue, insomnia and indecision must be present to confirm the diagnosis of bipolar depression.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZBipolar disorder can be devastating if not controlled. This article presents what researchers now consider to be the most likely causes of bipolar disorder.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZThe popular impression of manic depression is quite different from the reality. If you need to explain bipolar disorder, here are some helpful hints.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZWhy do you get bipolar disorder? What are bipolar I and bipolar II, and what are mania, hypomania and bipolar depression? Answers can be found here.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZA look at the new edition (2013) of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, called the DSM-5, including some of the controversies.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZCould your child have bipolar disorder? Read about symptoms of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents, and what this might mean for your child.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZWe hear jokes about hallucinations, but do you know what they really are? Hallucinations may occur in bipolar disorder and are frequent in schizophrenia. Here is a clear definition along with examples from patients.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZToxic people drain all the joy out of the room, replacing it with negativity and pessimism. Here's how to keep them from dragging you down with them.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZA comprehensive definition of paranoia, which may be present in bipolar disorder or schizophrenia as well as several other mental illnesses.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZWhat sets cyclothymic disorder apart from the other types of bipolar disorder is that your symptoms last for months or even years without letting up.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZHypersexuality is said to be a symptom of the manic phase of bipolar disorder.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZConcluding a 6-part series on the symptoms of bipolar depression, this article focuses on thoughts of death, suicidal ideation, and feeling dead or detached.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZIn Bipolar 2 disorder, also known as Bipolar II, the 'high' mood is less severe than the mania of Bipolar 1 and is called hypomania. Many of the symptoms of Bipolar 2 are the same as those of Bipolar 1, but there are some key differences between the two illnesses.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZWatch for these signs and symptoms if your friend or loved one displays them as they may signaling a bipolar manic or hypomanic episode.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZBipolar disorder has three main forms: bipolar 1, bipolar 2 and cyclothymia, which are characterized by either mania or hypomania and depression.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZA compact look at Zoloft medication - generic sertraline hydrochloride - an SSRI antidepressant approved for use in treating depression, panic disorder, OCD, PTSD, PMDD and social anxiety disorder. Zoloft medication may also be prescribed for the depressive side of bipolar disorder.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZIn bipolar disorder, the symptoms of mania and hypomania can include everything from abnormally high moods to grandiose thinking, and from being energetic on very little sleep to hypersexuality.This article lists bipolar hypomanic and manic symptoms.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZThis quiz is an informal checklist for you to use to determine whether you're likely to have experienced, or are currently in a state of, bipolar hypomania.
2016-04-28T11:02:20ZActor Anthony Michael Hall has been labeled as having bipolar disorder in dozens if not hundreds of articles on the internet. But is there any actual proof?