Bipolar disorder is a mental illness that is characterized by extreme mood swings. The lows, or depressive episodes, can include feeling hopeless, sluggish, and unable to concentrate. During the highs or manic episodes, people may feel excessively happy and energetic. Bipolar disorder can be a very debilitating illness, but there are ways to...

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness that is characterized by extreme mood swings. The lows, or depressive episodes, can include feeling hopeless, sluggish, and unable to concentrate. During the highs or manic episodes, people may feel excessively happy and energetic. Bipolar disorder can be a very debilitating illness, but there are ways to cope. It is important to develop a support system of family and friends who understand the illness and can provide help when needed. In addition, it is helpful to stick to a routine and avoid making major life changes. Counseling and medication can also be helpful in managing bipolar disorder. There are many resources available for people with bipolar disorder, so it is important to seek out help if needed. With treatment, bipolar disorder can be managed and people can lead happy healthy lives.

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Ways Stress Can Affect Bipolar Disorder

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Things to Know About Bipolar Disorder Remission

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5 Reasons to Life Chart Your Mood

As a bipolar individual, have you ever considered life charting your mood? A life chart visualizes the progression of bipolar disorder, allowing patients and healthcare providers to examine, change, a...

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Methods to Prevent Suicide in Bipolar People

Suicide is a leading cause of death among bipolar people. The main symptoms of bipolar are manic or hypomanic episodes and depressive episodes. This leads to moods and behaviors which they can't contr...

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5 Secrets to Self-Forgiveness for Bipolar People

The highs and lows of bipolar dipolar can cause bipolar people to do things they are not proud of. Without therapy for bipolar disorder related to guilt, self-forgiveness can be therapeutic for bipola...

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Tips for Living With Someone With Bipolar Disorder

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Understanding Bipolar I

Lately, I have come across a lot of questions and misunderstandings about bipolar disorder, and manic episodes in particular.Bipolar, like many mental health issues, is talked about a lot and understo...

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Ways to Manage Bipolar Hypersexuality

Hypersexuality is one of the less commonly discussed symptoms of bipolar disorder. In supporting bipolar disorder, highlighting ways to manage bipolar hypersexuality can be helpful. Communic...

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5 Ways to Convince Someone With Bipolar Disorder to See a Doctor

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Reasons Routine is Vital for Mood Stability

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5 Common Triggers for Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a condition characterized by sudden and erratic mood changes. Although there are no known causes of bipolar disorder, a couple of things or factors trigger it. One of the most comm...

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How to Cope With Bipolar Disorder

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How to Find the Best Mental Health App for a Bipolar Person

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Ways Bipolar Disorder Changes With Age

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