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    Could I have Bipolar Disorder?
    I have been acting and feeling a little weird these last few days. I have this on and off mood thing going on. This is making me think that I have bipolar disorder, can you tell me what the symptoms are for it?

    Topic: Bipolar Disorder | Asked by: Rajnish | on: 03 Dec 2013
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    Raymond
    Posted on:
    16-DEC-2013
    There are different types of bipolar according to the medical of mental science. There is bipolar I and II, rapid cycling, mixed bipolar, cyclothymia, and bipolar spectrum. These have different symptoms and in accordance to these symptoms they have been divided. You have mania symptoms which are excessive happiness, excitement, irritability, restlessness, increased energy, less need for sleep, racing thoughts, high sex drive, and a tendency to make grand and unattainable plans.You also have depression symptoms which are sadness, anxiety, irritability, loss of energy, uncontrollable crying, change in appetite causing weight loss or gain, increased need for sleep, difficulty making decisions, and thoughts of death or suicide. These symptoms will vary according to the type of bipolar you are suffering from.
    Answered by:
    Amit Kumar
    Posted on:
    04-DEC-2013
    Bipolar disorder can run in families. There is a greater chance of you developing bipolar disorder if there is a genetic component to this disorder. Medical conditions such as thyroid disease and neurological diseases (such as Parkinson’s syndrome) also puts one at greater risk of bipolar disorder.
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    anchal
    Posted on:
    05-DEC-2013
    Feeling unusually “high” and optimistic OR extremely irritable, Unrealistic, grandiose beliefs about one’s abilities or powers, Sleeping very little, but feeling extremely energetic, Talking so rapidly that others can’t keep up are some signs and symptoms of bipolar disorders. Self-inspect if you are experiencing any of these.
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    Akhil
    Posted on:
    03-DEC-2013

    There are plenty of stereotypes when it comes to mental illnesses. But when you are suffering from bipolar it is rather difficult to figure its signs and symptoms. For all you know, the moodiness could be a momentary thing and not really something of great significance.

    One of the most distinct symptom of bipolar is its mood wings, highs and lows in mood keeps happening in this disorder. Then if you have a lot of incomplete projects then that too signifies bipolar. People suffering from bipolar find it difficult to go from task to task. Then of course depression is another very common factor for people suffering from bipolar disorder.

     


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