Bipolar disorder

description of bipolar disorder...

Bipolar disorder is a disorder dealing with depression. According to the National Institutes of Health, 5.7 million Americans have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. But this likely represents a small portion of the actual number of undiagnosed. Indeed, experts have suggested that about one in five families has a family member who has or will experience a manic episode or depression.

People who are bipolar have problems with controlling behavior and emotions they have random episodes of mood swings, they’re often self-destructive, and long periods of depression.

Symptoms checklist

  1. do you have drastic emotional changes?
  2. are you quite argumentive?
  3. are you self destructive?
  4. do you have long periods of depression?
  5. what about extreme mood swings?