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Triggers for Mood Swings in Bipolar Disorder 

Why they may occur, and what you can do about them.

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What Is Bipolar Disorder? 

Manic depression, also known as bipolar disorder, is a type of affective disorder that goes beyond the day's ordinary ups and downs. It is becoming an important health concern in this country.

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Bipolar Disorder in Adolescents 

Bipolar disorder is likely to run in families and, in some cases, is believed to be hereditary.

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Volunteering Helps People Feel Better About Themselves 

Community and meaningful work provide effective recovery from serious mental illness.

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Schizophrenia vs. Bipolar 

The differences in symptoms and treatment between two often-misunderstood mental illnesses.

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How to Help a Loved One in a Mental Health Crisis 

To force the issue, insist that he’s “a danger to himself or others.”

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When You (or Someone You Love) Is Bipolar 

These self-help books and memoirs can guide you.

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Understanding Borderline Personality Disorder 

BPD can make close relationships difficult to maintain, and it may cause the affected person and their loved ones great pain.

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Treating Bipolar Disorder 

Bipolar disorder is often treated with medications that stabilize moods along with psychotherapy.

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Crisis Clinics Are on the Rise 

A model treatment program for severe mental illness in San Antonio inspires others.

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Bipolar Symptoms 

The symptoms that you or a loved one are experiencing may be bipolar disorder.