Bipolar Disorder Discussions

I, Pistol Romantic? Try again dear friend. I know you've all encountered this, and today, I've had enough. Bipolar disorder isn't something to be desired. It isn't…
By I, PistolPA Latest Activity 12:04 am Replies 40 Likes 24
I, Pistol HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! ALL THE PEOPLES! CHANGE YOUR PROFILE PICTURES TO YOUR COSTUMES!! TWO FACE?! IN DA HOUSE!
By I, PistolPA Latest Activity Yesterday at 11:40 pm Replies 10 Likes 4
bamagirl00 Am I really "mentally disabled"? I'm having one of those days.... I'm feeling ashamed of my diagnosis. And wondering if I really am bipolar?
By bamagirl00 Latest Activity October 30 at 9:04 am Replies 34 Likes 8
caitybee Not Sure How To Approach Last year I was hospitalized for 7 days in the mental hospital in my town. Two weeks after I got…
By caitybee Latest Activity October 28 at 10:01 pm Replies 6
I, Pistol When you, isn't you ... How do you know? Do you know? How do you manage your "unself"?
By I, PistolPA Latest Activity October 30 at 2:24 am Replies 83 Likes 6
jennabee0602 **MAY TRIGGER** Describe your psychotic break(s) I'm interested in others' experiences with psychotic breaks. Did your first one lead to diagnosis? Were you diagnosed before one…
By jennabee0602 Latest Activity October 30 at 9:03 pm Replies 42 Likes 7
Principessa Decreased libido Does anyone have any tips on how to deal with the decreased sexual libido experienced as a side effect from…
By Principessa Latest Activity October 27 at 11:30 pm Replies 27 Likes 3
Luvles12 Birth control for depressive symptoms I'm thinking about getting on birth control to see if it helps my drastic mood fluctuation around my period. Has…
By Luvles12 Latest Activity October 29 at 4:12 pm Replies 31 Likes 1
Principessa Gaining weight Does anyone have any tips on how to deal with the increased weight gain experienced as a side effect of…
By Principessa Latest Activity October 28 at 4:56 pm Replies 19 Likes 4
Principessa Finding the right Pdoc Does anyone have any tips on how to find the right pdoc in your area?
By Principessa Latest Activity October 5 at 1:49 am Replies 8
Anonymous Any books? Are there any books about bipolar?
By Anonymous Latest Activity October 30 at 3:07 am Replies 32 Likes 4
cwebber1989 Introverted personalities? How many of you on here would identify themselves as having an introverted personality? I've always considered myself to be…
By cwebber1989 Latest Activity October 30 at 10:55 am Replies 85 Likes 16
John Bukowski Galt Dual Diagnosis: Bipolar Disorder & Substance Dependence (MAY TRIGGER) Does anyone else on here suffer from alcoholism and or chemical dependence in addition to their bipolar disorder or other…
By John Bukowski Galt Latest Activity October 30 at 3:10 am Replies 123 Likes 10
Nurses1 How many? How many of us adjust our own meds without talking to our pdoc's first? I'm guilty, I've done it and most…
By Nurses1 Latest Activity October 23 at 11:45 am Replies 128 Likes 7
hope of peace Music or creative things I have always as long as I could remember used music to help my moods and allow me to experience…
By hope of peace Latest Activity Yesterday at 4:24 pm Replies 60 Likes 19