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Reply: Latuda and Seroquel
The pharmaceutical company has a TV ad that it is good for bipolar depression but never tells the public that it...More
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Reply: Bipolar 2 Desperation
Hello, sounds like maybe you need to talk with you psych doc to adjust and/or change your meds because the ones...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: paper on Bipolar
If you wanted to create say a fictitous case history ie. 37 year old female diagnosed with bipolar 1...More
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Reply: How?
Hey Debbie Doodles, That is a good question. I guess it depends on the individual your helping, the reason...More
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Reply: The Big D- Diagnosis
I agree with Debbie, I do not know anything about "cyclothymic". Maybe someone else does.
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SSA's Process of Determining Disability
I purchased a book about Social Security Benefits (2014), written by Michael Walling, M.Ed. who has 22 years of...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: I'm trying to catch up on everyone's posts
Hey there Renee, nice to see you! I'm glad you had a fun time for your Seders nights! Cool taking 2 days off...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: Medication and Constipation. Something You May Not...
Hi Cookie! Good to see you finally! Hope you are doing well! Thanks for the info and I never knew about that!...More
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Reply: I'm Home
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Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
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Reply: Feeling misdiagnosed
you need to see a psychiatrist for a diagnosis. therapists can't diagnose you. so if you want to see for...More
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Reply: A message before Pesach (Passover) and Easter -you...
Thank you, Renee, for the beautiful message! More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: Scared to get help...
Untreated trauma can cause mood issues all in itself. That's not necessarily bipolar disorder. Moods do...More
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Reply: Back to depression
you should talk to your pdoc and see about getting your meds tweaked. sorry things are so rough right now.
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Reply: Day 3... double smiles
Good advice Cookie! Passover is coming up starting Monday evening and the wine will flow quite freely....More
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Reply: Akathisia or anxiety?
Dear asurvivor777, Zyprexa, like all antipsychotics, can sometimes cause dose-related akathisia,...More
I'm a bit hypomanic today
My first week without my psychologist went pretty well. My psychiatrist was a great pinch hitter. I'm a...More
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Reply: Think I might have symptoms of Bipolar--seeking he...
Bipolar mood swings don't change minute to minute. Typical symptoms of mania are elevated mood, feeling...More
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Reply: struggling
LOL, I'm pretty literal sometimes. I still think your best bet is to be patient with your therapist. I...More
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Reply: Question ASAP
Please keep yourself safe Debbie!
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Reply: Almost here! - OT
Yeah for Fridays!!!!
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Reply: Seroquel and Risperdal question (Dr. G)
Thanks, I'm not sure what his goal is. He's very careful about prescribing so he's thinking about...More
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Reply: Day 2......
oh no, no, you really don't want to know! lol
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: Dr G: antidepressants and anxiety
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Reply: bipoar depression
Dear kimosey, 6 weeks of Latuda at 60 mg should be enough time to tell if it's going to help,...More
Reply: Day 1 without my psychologist
Good for you, Renee, re first day w/o your psychologist! You will be just fine, and again, since it's something...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: unproductive
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Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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