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Dr G: sleep and hypomania
Hi Dr G! Quick question: can you sleep normal (or close to normal) hours and experience hypomania? ...More
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Reply: Small hard mass on scrotum
Dear ooohyeah1, A new hard scrotal mass should be examined by your primary care doctor, who can...More
Reply: Becoming Independent
Hi there Janine95 and welcome to the board! I was reading something and it said that responsibility is one of...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: Hey guys and gals
I, as well as my family, am good. Thank you! I hope things look up for you and your mom!
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: My Mom
Hi Debbie, I glad it's not as bad as the gp said. How ridiculous that she gave her the wrong information to...More
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: How I know have bipolar or a thyroid disease?
thyroid symptoms can mimic bipolar symptoms. the best place to start is to go to your regular doc and get...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Think I have bipolar can anyone enlighten me?
Hmmmmm~ If you used to take a lot of Valium. seems I've met you some years ago. ~ Goat More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
Posted by ibex7
Reply: Low stomach acid
Dear vishnu, Hmm, hard to know what might be going on without examining you and doing a proper...More
Reply: Help
Great! I hope you find someone who works for you! DebbieMore
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Reply: wondering
Hello...........to be honest, if you're looking for advice on how to deal with your upcoming appointment, I don't...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: Are false memories real to bipolar person?
This is exactly what I'm curious about. I'm more concerned about having NO memories of pretty uncharacteristic...More
Posted by riversw
Reply: Dr. G - Correct Dosages for Bipolar I?
Dear concerned mother, A lithium level of 1.0 mEq/L is therapeutic and a higher dose/level would...More
Reply: Lost time
It can be complicated, but first you need to discuss this with your psychiatrist and see if there is a diagnosis....More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
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Reply: Dr. G - Provigil
Ok, Dr. G. thank you very much for the information. I appreciate it! DebbieMore
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Reply: Mood Disorder
Hello, If she just started taking her meds. then it will take time for them to work. It took me a few months...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.
Posted by bpcookie
Reply: Is bio-polar likely to affect other family members
sometimes you have to distance yourself from people. there is nothing wrong with that because you need to...More
Posted by slik_kitty
Reply: Stopped taking lithium
BrianPan, I am 67 and dx'd BP2 for 32 years. I have maintained my medical regimen troughout and have been...More
Sometimes you don't mean to say what you mean to say you mean.
Posted by ibex7
Is bio-polar likely to affect other family members
I have read many books on bio-polar and all of them state that it is a genetic trait in a family. Is...More
Posted by onedayatatime3
Reply: Newly diagnosed (read: finally admitted to) Bipola...
Ok - it's a different post... that I don't remember posting. Wonderful! I love new meds! Calling my...More
Posted by riversw
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Reply: Dr G: long gaps between episodes
Thanks for your response Dr G. I really appreciate your analogy.
Posted by monkeybee
Reply: bi-polar son
Then maybe it's time that he be admitted involuntarily to the hospital to get started with help. It could be...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Any one have experience with ketamine infusions
Hi. I'm new so forgive me if this has been mentioned before. I am desperately trying to find some relief for...More
Posted by An_258100
Reply: Need help with my sister
Thank you for the reply. She is back on her meds and trying to stay on track. Hope it stays that way.
Posted by littlesister1
Reply: Lost of family and friends due to bipolar
Some support for you Oneday Atatime, I've discovered that my siblings, step-mother, and friends have an...More
Posted by Anon_1109
Reply: Question for Dr. G, med options?
Dear nightblinkers, Parkinsonism is a movement disorder involving slowed movements and rigidity,...More
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Reply: Medication questions
Thanks to the last two who replied. Yes, I am under the care of a clinician, I'm just curious cuz 200 calms me...More
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Posted by ssmiddy
Reply: Im So Sad
Your a smart Goat. Thanks for the suggestions. More
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Posted by bpcookie
Reply: Changing Psychologist - (Possible????Triggers)
you thought that was funny huh? cool, maybe I actually made someone grin/smile?
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Posted by ssmiddy
Reply: Urgent help with my mother.
How many mg did the Dr give your mom initially? I would trust what the doctors give her - I initially thought...More
Posted by rosicoco
How long does it take for Cymbalta to leave your s...
I have been on Cymbalta since 2012..suffice it to say it has been the WORST year and a half of my life....More
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