Bipolar Disorder And Work

March 14th, 2017|Categories: Career and Money|1 Comment

If you are one of the millions of adults living and working with bipolar disorder, you know how challenging it can be. The mood episodes common with bipolar disorder can be embarrassing and disruptive at work. Don’t give up! There are several steps you can take that will help you be successful at work and […]

Demi Lovato and Bipolar Disorder

March 7th, 2017|Categories: Famous People|0 Comments

Demi Lovato Diagnosed with a bipolar disorder in 2010 at the age of 22, Demi Lovato has become an advocate for therapy and treatment. The popular singer/songwriter talks openly about her bouts with severe depression, eating disorder and willingness to do self-harm, along with how alone she felt until she was properly diagnosed. Becoming a […]

Bipolar And Postpartum Depression

March 7th, 2017|Categories: Relationships|0 Comments

It is estimated that one out of every 10 women will experience symptoms associated with postpartum depression after pregnancy. This includes intense feelings of anxiety, depression and despair that make it impossible for them to deal with their daily lives. Similar to the feelings experienced with bipolar disorder, research is currently being done to see […]

The ADHD Bipolar Disorder connection

December 19th, 2015|Categories: Bipolar Spectrum Disorder|0 Comments

There has been an ongoing debate and a lot of confusion regarding the similarities and differences between a bipolar and attention deficit hyperactive disorder, and it is important to state that these are different conditions and while it is possible to suffer from both it is almost impossible to diagnosis yourself without help and advice from a licensed health care professional. In this article you will find all of the information you need to help you keep ADHD and a bipolar disorder separate in your mind, even if you are constantly finding that you exhibit symptoms associated with both conditions. You will also find information that helps to explain how and why these disorders are often connected, and why the creativity that often results from the manic behavior is sometimes beneficial and at other times dangerous for your mental and physical health. The more you know about your disorder the easier it will be to find a treatment plan that works for you.

Bipolar Psychosis

December 18th, 2015|Categories: Personality, What is bipolar?|2 Comments

Even the term “psychosis” is frightening to some people, whether they are the ones being diagnosis or simply learning that someone they know might have this misunderstood condition. In this article not only will you learn that not all suffers of a bipolar disorder experience periods defined as a psychotic break, but that it also does not mean that a person is automatically hospitalized when it occurs. Not only will you learn the differences between schizophrenia and the delusions and hallucinations associated with a bipolar disorder, but also how to recognize the warning signs and the best ways to minimize the embarrassing and debilitating effects of a psychotic break. The more you are able to learn and understand how a bipolar psychosis can affect your life and that of those around you, the easier it will be for you to find the right medication and treatment plan to keep you safe.

Bipolar symptoms

December 1st, 2015|Categories: What is bipolar?|0 Comments

It is easy to misdiagnose a bipolar disorder, especially if you are not familiar with the different types of this illness. It can mimic the signs associated with severe depression and be mistaken for a personality disorder, and some sufferers even believe that the maniac feelings may be able to enhance their creative abilities . Learning how to recognize the real symptoms associated with a bipolar illness can mean the difference between suffering in silence and getting the help you need to start feeling better, along with helping you realize that this disorder can be dangerous to your health. This article will explain the psychological effects and physical symptoms that can also develop that can include feelings of depression, anger, and manic excitement, along with memory loss and even diabetes. With your physical and emotional health at risk if your bipolar illness is not properly diagnosed, it only makes sense that you would want to familiarize yourself with the symptoms.

Benefits of Wellbutrin – A Quick Reference Guide

November 26th, 2015|Categories: Medications|0 Comments

Many people who are suffering from a bipolar disorder, especially those who exhibit signs of manic behaviors are finding relief in a medication commonly known as Wellbutrin. It is commonly prescribed in addition to other medications in an effort to help patients manage their behaviors and it is showing to be particularly effective at helping bipolar sufferers who also have a gambling addiction. In this article you will find all of the information you need concerning this mood stabilizer and how it can help you manage your symptoms and lead a full happy life, without worrying unnecessarily about sudden weight gain or a loss of your sex drive. Sudden weight gain and a loss of sexual desire are the two most common reasons why patients stop taking their mood stabilizing medications and the simple fact that Wellbutrin does not seem to have these side effects may make it an effective treatment option for you.

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