Bipolar Disorder

By Kelly V

What is Bipolar Disorder?

Bipolar Disorder is a medical condition caused by depressive disorder

Signs and Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

Manic Signs and Symptoms:

-Racing speech and thoughts

-Increased energy

-decreased need for sleep

-poor judgment

-difficulty concentrating

-reckless behavior

Depression Signs and Symptoms:

-loss of intrest in usual activities

-loss of enery of fatigue

-anger, worry, anxiety

-thoughts of death and suicide

How does Bipolar Disorder affect someone?

Bipolar Disorder affects someone by adolescence and from children that already have another disorder.

What are other names or forms of Bipolar Disorder?

Other names for Bipolar Disorder is Bipolar 1, Bipolar 2, and Cyclothymic Disorder.

How is Bipolar Disorder diagnosed?

Bipolar Disorder is diagnosed by a psychologist or a physiatrist.

How is Bipolar Disorder treated?

Bipolar Disorder can be stabilized moods and help the person manage and control symptoms.

Fun fact about Bipolar Disorder

When you have Bipolar Disorder you have to take medications to live an normal life
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