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Reply: Recent diagnosis
As the mean age for bipolar onset is 19 and over 90% onset between 25-15. While late onset is possible,...More
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Reply: Akathisia
What meds are you on? Many psych meds have this side effect and some of these are not reversible....More
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Reply: Bipolarism Hereditary?
On the paternal side of my family, my grandmother and grandfather had three sons and a daughter. Two sons...More
Posted by resiliancy500
Reminder For All Women, Don't Forget To Schedule Y...
We all hate to have it done but its for our own good. So if you haven't done it yet, schedule your yearly...More
Please join my community called GRUMPY GROUPIES ( http://exchanges.webmd.com/grumpy-groupies ) Fun and serious topics, nothing is taboo. So get on over there. Weirdo's are welcomed.
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Reply: Bipolar Songs
I love the first one. btw Hi Mercy Hun More
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OT Video (Challenge)
I came across this video that is both interesting and challenging, so I thought I would share it. It's titled: ...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Poem - Where Have I Been?
I finished writing the following poem today. It's basically about how sometimes we go through periods in our...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
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Reply: New Therapist
"someone who is like a touch stone in my life" I really like the way you said that. I hope you find what...More
A little yoga goes a long way
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Reply: I am so relieved to finally feel like myself..
Hello Bianca, Its nice to meet you and welcome to the board. I love the last line you wrote. That should be...More
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Reply: I'm Bipolar with Cronic PTSD
You're welcome and good luck! I will be hoping that you can get the help you need in this area ASAP! In the...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: relapse in depression
Welcome to the board. I'm sorry you are going through this period of depression and hope that you can get some...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Anxiety with BiPolarII
Hi there, and good for your husband! I don't know the answer to your questions, but I do know that cognitive...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Dr. G Ringing in Ears
Dear nightblinkers, Oxtoxological isn't a word -- do you mean "ototoxic" (harmful to hearing)? If...More
Reply: Bipolar questions
Dear amclem72, Ther genetics of bipolar disorder aren't sex-linked (ie, a gene from mother vs....More
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Reply: Dr. G. Weird question
Dr. G. Ok, thank you. I know it's nothing major; it just has/had me curious because it was TOO weird once I...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Husband in denial
does is doc know he smoked pot? not only can that mess with the medications but also messes with the...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Caregiver of one in denial
Suggest you see a therapist and open the family closet. You may decide to exercise maturity and seek a more...More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
Posted by ibex7
9/11 Boatlift. An Untold Story/ poss. trigger
This 12 min. video is worth watching!! Hero's can come from unlikely places. ...More
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Reply: Anything will help
Thanks. It's always nice to hear that you're going in the right direction even when you feel you may be going...More
Posted by semed
Reply: It has taken three impatient trips and years of mi...
Thank you. Its been hard to get my family to understand me but I finally have thier support and they...More
Posted by biancalthompson
Reply: Newly diagnosed and struggling at the present mome...
I am 28. I got diagnosed with Bipolar 1 back in March of this year. I have been on a roller coaster...More
Posted by biancalthompson
Reply: Antidepressant - for fun
Cool!! I will be waiting for my new antidepressant with anticipation! lol
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: I need other points of views
I look forward to reading your reply I hope you have a good week and "have fun" with your dental issues -...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Feeling Good/Enjoying Life
Thanks for sharing your inspiration too, ibex7. The reason I wrote what I did is that I think we need to...More
Posted by bipolarvet
MARBLES/ A Graphic Novel
I just finished reading "Marbles," a graphic novel by Ellen Forney, which was published in 2012. It's a true...More
Posted by bipolarvet
Reply: Hey Everyone!!!!! Missed you all.
Hooray for Beej! Treat yourself to a nice warm wet nuzzle - Goat More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
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Reply: possible psychotic symptoms *graphic language* hel...
that is something for your doctor to say. welcome to the board.
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Can Bi-Polar be cured without any medicine?
Ditto what Kitty said, but also adding that therapy can also help with the unhealthy mental/emotional/behavioral...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
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Reply: ****TRIGGER**** how can I do it?
Recall monkybee, That the Emergency Room at your local hospital is available 24 hrs to talk to regarding...More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
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