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    January 27, 2014

    Women With Bipolar Disorder

    Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder with distinct periods of extreme euphoria (mania) and sadness or hopelessness (depression). It’s also known ...
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    January 27, 2014

    Bipolar Disorder and Foods to Avoid

    There is no specific bipolar diet. Nevertheless, it is important to make wise dietary choices that will help you maintain a healthy weight and stay we...
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    January 27, 2014

    Tips for Managing Bipolar Disorder at Wo...

    If you have bipolar disorder, no one needs to tell you how challenging this mental illness can be. You are among millions of American adults who may a...
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    January 27, 2014

    Myths About Bipolar Disorder

    Bipolar disorder is just another name for mood swings. Not so. The mood swings associated with bipolar disorder are very different than those of peopl...
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    January 27, 2014

    Psychotherapy for Bipolar Disorder

    Psychotherapy, or “talk” therapy, is an important part of treatment for bipolar disorder. During therapy, you can discuss feelings, though...
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Women With Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder with distinct periods of extreme euphoria (mania) and sadness or hopelessness (depression). It’s also known as manic depression or manic depressive disorder. Bipolar disorder…

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Bipolar Disorder and Foods to Avoid

There is no specific bipolar diet. Nevertheless, it is important to make wise dietary choices that will help you maintain a healthy weight and stay well. These choices include: Avoiding…

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Tips for Managing Bipolar Disorder at Work

If you have bipolar disorder, no one needs to tell you how challenging this mental illness can be. You are among millions of American adults who may also find that…

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Myths About Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is just another name for mood swings. Not so. The mood swings associated with bipolar disorder are very different than those of people without the condition, says Matthew…

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Psychotherapy for Bipolar Disorder

Psychotherapy, or “talk” therapy, is an important part of treatment for bipolar disorder. During therapy, you can discuss feelings, thoughts, and behaviors that cause you problems. Talk therapy can help…

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Treatment : Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is treated with three main classes of medication: mood stabilizers, antipsychotics, and, while their effectiveness for the condition is controversial, antidepressants.  Typically, treatment entails a combination of at…

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Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a serious mental illness that is characterized by extreme changes in mood, from mania to depression. It can lead to risky behavior, damaged relationships and careers, and…

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Menopause and Post Menopause

The term menopause is used to describe an event or a period of time in a woman’s life. In some contexts, it is used to designate a period of a…

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Pregnancy and Motherhood

The ideal time to start learning about pregnancy is not when a woman is already pregnant. In order for a future mother to maximize her chances of having a healthy…

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Fertility, Birth Control, and Infertility

  Fertility is the ability to bear children. But most women wish to restrict when and by whom they conceive. In the U.S., 94% of women age 15-44 use some…