Is depression feeling sad, wanting to cry, just being unhappy about something? True depression, though, is a medical condition with specific symptoms.
Delusions of grandeur, persecutory delusions, and other types are common in psychotic disorders. Here are examples from people with bipolar who suffer from delusions.
Bad judgment can be a symptom of bipolar mania and hypomania. Here are some true stories of how bad judgment has affected peoples' lives.
Holding down a job when you have bipolar disorder can be terribly difficult, as these stories prove.
After spending eight years taking medications for bipolar disorder, Irish singer and songwriter Sinéad O'Connor discovered she actually had a different mental illness.
What are parkinsonian symptoms? They include tremor and slowing of movement, among others. When they are caused by a medication, the condition is called
Read a story of a bipolar woman's sudden, terrifying thought, its consequences, and how she dealt with it. Anatomy of a MeltdownLearn more or join the
Do you suspect you are having, or have had in the past, one or more hypomanic episodes? Here's a quiz that will help you answer the question. It is not a
I do. Every year. As I wrote some years ago in Overcommitment = Stress Squared, I always seem to order too much for my garden and am left to wonder how in heck
Recently a lot of people have been searching the internet for information about Trileptal, which is an anticonvulsant drug (that is, it helps control seizures