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 to Manage Bipolar Memory Loss

Memory loss is one of the more frustrating traits of bipolar disorder. More than just frustrating, memory loss might be an overwhelming challenge to bipolar individuals. Although support for bipolar d...

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How To Explain Bipolar Disorder To Your Children

It may be difficult to broach sensitive subjects with your child, such as your own mental health. You may be nervous about how the other person will react to or interpret the information you provide. ...

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5 Things You Should Avoid Saying To A Bipolar Person

It may be difficult to find the right words to show your support for someone with bipolar disorder, whether you are already close to them or just getting to know them. Worrying about what to say next ...

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How to Maintain Personal Hygiene During Bipolar Mood Swings

Picture a thrilling rollercoaster ride that takes you on a journey of emotions, with twists and turns that bring you to exhilarating highs and plummeting lows. Living with bipolar disorder can feel li...

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5 Bipolar Symptoms You Can't Ignore

The effects of bipolar disorder can be far-reaching and difficult to manage because of the disorder's complexity and difficulty. It is distinguished by significant mood fluctuations ranging from manic...

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How to Explain That Bipolar Disorder Isn’t a Punishment

Having bipolar disorder comes with experiencing extreme mood swings and emotional highs and lows. These symptoms may feel like a punishment from a higher being for people who are ignorant or misinform...

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Tips To Mend A Relationship Damaged By Bipolar Disorder

It can be difficult for someone with bipolar disorder to form stable, long-lasting relationships. Generally, relationships play an important role in support for bipolar disorder. Surrounding oneself w...

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5 Symptoms of Bipolar Depression

Bipolar depression was very confused with normal depression in the past and in fact, presently the mistake is still being made. There are major differences between both and recognizing them is importa...

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Early Signs to Identify Mania

It is not uncommon for people experiencing mania to feel as though they are pulsating with an abnormally high level of energy and ideas. Understanding the precursors to mania can aid in its successful...

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5 Sleep Problems Bipolar People Face

Sleep is an important life function for every individual. It is essential for the quality of one's health and wellness. Unfortunately, sleep problems are a prominent problem faced by people suffering ...

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Effective Ways to Date Someone with Bipolar Disorder

Dating someone with bipolar disorder can be a daunting task. Their elevated or depressive mood change can lead to drastic changes in their behavior. This can take a toll on your relationship and affec...

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How to Identify Suicide Risk in Bipolar People

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition characterized by manic and depressive episodes. Suicidal behavior is common among people with bipolar disorder. People with bipolar disorder are prone to ...

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5 Tips For Sleep During Mania

Living with bipolar disorder can be difficult, especially during mania episodes. An elevated state of mind, energy, and behavior which is known as mania can last for several days or weeks. Mania ...

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Ways To Cope With Bipolar Fatigue

Changes in your sleep routine, energy levels, and motivation are all possible side effects of bipolar disorder. So, it's not your imagination if you have this condition and frequently feel tired. Peop...

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5 Ways To Prevent Overspending During Mania

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