Bipolar Awareness
Becky Wicks
Becky Wicks
April 23, 2019
"The quicker we raise bipolar awareness the more people we can reach, changing their misconceptions about mental health," writes Becky.

Latest Lifestyle Content

Planning a Vacation With Bipolar

6 Travel Planning Tips for the Perfect Vacation With Bipolar

Have you ever gone on vacation with bipolar disorder? Kiki shares her tips with how to cope on holiday and have a successful trip.
by Kiki Woodham on April 3, 2018
Decision Making and Bipolar Disorder

Tips for Making Big Decisions With Bipolar

Although all aspects of life are affected by bipolar disorder, making decisions is affected – and the various stages can impact the decision making as well.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on March 27, 2018
Sugar and Bipolar

How Does Sugar Affect Bipolar Disorder?

Sugar and bipolar don't mix. Sugar can make symptoms worse by lower blood-sugar levels. Replace high-sugar items with these simple nutrition changes.
by Lana Barhum on February 8, 2018
Bipolar Diet

What Are the Best and Worst Foods for Bipolar?

Changing your diet for bipolar can help level moods and reduce stress, as well as improve the effectiveness of your medication.
by Lana Barhum on January 23, 2018
Video Sleeping Tips For Bipolar

Sleeping Tips for Bipolar Patients

Having troubles falling asleep with bipolar? Sammi shares some sleeping tips and advice to help you get the sleep you need every night.
by Sammi Adams on July 7, 2017
Bipolar and Alcohol

Is Mixing Bipolar and Alcohol Worth the Risk?

It's estimated about 45 percent of people with bipolar also have an alcohol addiction. Learn the risks of bipolar and alcohol and why you should avoid it.
by Fliss Baker on November 28, 2016
Bipolar Disorder and Work

Succeeding in Your Career Despite Mental Illness

Many people ask if it’s possible to work with bipolar disorder, and the answer is yes! Eric and Sharon share their tips on bipolar disorder and work.
by Eric Patterson and Sharon Davis on May 17, 2016
Plan for the Future or Live in the Moment?

Plan for the Future or Live in the Moment?

Before diagnosis, many with bipolar always planned for the future. But when symptoms rage it's important to ditch the plans and live in the moment.
by Fliss Baker on February 2, 2016
Mania Warning Signs

Top 5 NLO|Bipolar Articles of 2015

A countdown of the top 5 NewLifeOutlook|Bipolar articles of 2015. 
by NewLifeOutlook Team on December 21, 2015
Bipolar and Exercise

Regaining Control of Your Life With Exercise

"A healthy lifestyle is one way you can manage your feelings and regain control of your life." Becky shares how to manage bipolar and exercise for therapy.
by Becky Wicks on November 3, 2015