Bipolar and Schizophrenia
Bethany Heinesh
Bethany Heinesh
November 13, 2018
There are several differences between bipolar and schizophrenia. Read on to learn about the differences between these often confused conditions.

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bipolar and concentration

Coping With Distraction and Lack of Concentration

Cognitive symptoms can be as debilitating as mood symptoms, but they don't receive enough attention. Fliss shares her thoughts on bipolar and concentration.
308 found this helpful by Fliss Baker on November 6, 2018
Hypersexuality

Can Hypersexuality Be Related to Bipolar Disorder?

Is hypersexuality a symptom of bipolar? For many with bipolar disorder, they find their sexuality and sexual activity increases during a manic episode.
by Andrew Marc Feliciano on October 30, 2018
Bipolar and Sleep

Three Tips for Sleeping Well With Bipolar

Bipolar and sleep might seem like they're mutually exclusive sometimes, but they don't have to be. Consider these tips for sleeping well.
642 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on October 23, 2018
Bipolar and Genetic Testing

Can Genetic Testing Help With a Bipolar Diagnosis?

Genetic testing is becoming popular to help identify risk factors of various chronic conditions, like bipolar. Learn more about bipolar and genetic testing.
by Bethany Heinesh on October 9, 2018
Bipolar Episode Warning Signs

What Are the Warning Signs of a Bipolar Episode?

Becoming aware of bipolar episode warning signs allows you to seek treatment early, reduce the length of the episode and prevent future relapses.
966 found this helpful by Andrew Marc Feliciano on September 18, 2018
Understanding Bipolar

The Importance of Understanding What Bipolar Is

Understanding bipolar begins with answering questions like what is bipolar? How do you explain bipolar to others? How can you understand it better?
283 found this helpful by Andrew Marc Feliciano and Eric Patterson on August 28, 2018
Bipolar Depression

Everything You Need to Know About Bipolar Depression

Bipolar depression is caused by a depletion of serotonin, dopamine, and other important neurotransmitters in the brain that affect mood.
49 found this helpful by Bethany Heinesh on August 22, 2018
Bipolar Hypomania

Bipolar Hypomania: Understanding This Dangerous State

Bipolar hypomania is a dangerous state to live in, indicating instability and potentially a transition towards mania or depression.
697 found this helpful by Fliss Baker and Bethany Heinesh on August 7, 2018
Bipolar Manic Depression

What’s the Difference Between Manic Depression and Bipolar?

Bipolar and manic depression are used interchangeably at times, but in reality, manic depression is a completely outdated term.
173 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on August 1, 2018
Bipolar Symptoms

Recognizing the Symptoms of Bipolar for Proper Treatment

The symptoms of bipolar depend on the type of bipolar disorder a person has. Here are some bipolar symptoms to be aware of in yourself or a loved one.
513 found this helpful by Eric Patterson on July 9, 2018
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