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Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder


Bipolar disorder tends to have somewhat of a stigma surrounding it. This can lead sufferers or their families with little information on how to deal with it, because they are afraid to ask questions. Bipolar disorder was once known as, manic depression. It is one of the most serious forms of mental illness and affects one to five percent of all people in the United States.

The disorder can take years to properly diagnose and there is no cure. People with bipolar disorder need long-term care and medication to manage their symptoms. They also need a wide range of support from therapists, family, and friends. With good quality care and medication compliance, sufferers can live a happy life. Read on to learn more about bipolar disorder and how to manage the condition.

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