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Bipolar Disorder Symptoms

Building a Transmedia Project for Young Adults With Mental Illness, Their Families and Their Health Care Providers

Mona Shattell | Posted 06.22.2014 | Impact
Mona Shattell

Telling stories across multiple media forms, tapping the strengths of each, offers the potential to develop meaningful stories in much deeper and more engaging ways.

6 Signs of Bipolar Disorder

Carol W. Berman, M.D. | Posted 04.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Carol W. Berman, M.D.

A person can have a mixed episode of mania and depression and swing back and forth from one pole to the other. During mania, people often do not feel that anything is wrong with them.

The Life of Bi

Ron Mattocks | Posted 11.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Ron Mattocks

"I don't think you have ADD," he finally says, turning to me. I'm ready to leave, but I stay to hear him out. "What you're describing sounds more like a Bipolar II disorder."

What Does Bipolar Disorder Look Like?

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 07.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

As we watch how Ms. Zeta-Jones manages her illness, there may be much to learn from someone so talented -- so successful, and yet ill -- about how to not let bipolar disorder, or any mental or addictive disease, derail or destroy a life or a family.

What Does It Feel Like to Have Bipolar Disorder?

Quora | Posted 05.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Mills Baker, Head of User Experience, Giftly I have bipolar disorder, as does my mother and as did ...

What Does Bipolar Disorder Really Look Like?

Tracey Marks, M.D. | Posted 05.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Tracey Marks, M.D.

Sadly, society still associates mental illnesses with a stereotyped look of someone with glazed eyes and a drooling mouth, looking as if he or she is from or belongs in outer space. Nothing could be further from the truth.

What Do I Say To Someone With Bipolar Disorder?

Posted 11.07.2011 | Healthy Living

Have a loved one diagnosed with depression? Cancer? The thought of talking to that person can be scary and awkward. What do you say? What is polite, a...

7 Stars Living With Bipolar

The Huffington Post | Jordan K. Turgeon | Posted 09.25.2011 | Healthy Living

This past April, pop singer and Disney actress Demi Lovato went public about her bipolar disorder diagnosis. In interviews to the media, the 18-year-o...

I'm Not Bipolar. I HAVE Bipolar

Therese Borchard | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Therese Borchard

A diagnosis is an opinion and not a prediction. What would it be like if more people allowed for the presence of the unknown, and accepted the words of their medical experts in the same way?

Bipolar Disorder, Genetic Alcoholism, And What Recurring Dreams Mean

Dr. Belisa Vranich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Belisa Vranich

Help me out here. Now Britney is bipolar? Every time some celeb does something bad (think Jean-Claude Van Damme or Mike Tyson), they later come out as...