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Denial of needing medication
I am having a major problem with being consistent with my meds. Seems like they aren't working
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Book/Online Recommendations
Interested in books, videos, online resources, etc. recommended by professionals for newly diagnosed BiPolar...More
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I'm BiPolar with Father Dying
Hello, I'm new to message boards. Here is a bit of my background. I'm 52, I was diagnosed bipolar/panic...More
Posted by krissybell1962
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Can Lamictal lose effectiveness over time?
Hi Dr. Goldberg, My son was recently diagnosed with BP1 and is being treated with Lamictal. So far it's...More
Posted by An_259778
Status quos does not take us seriously.
When I lived in New York there were no opportunities to join a support group about bipolar here in Florida...More
Posted by tumble1993
OT - My Dad
I have been having a horrible time getting updates on my dad's condition. After multiple phone calls and...More
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Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
A little bit nervous
I had my EEG done this afternoon and ended up having a bad reaction to some of the stimuli they do in the...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
clozaril
had to do it. see what is it actually like without an antipsychotic. lasted three months my mind opened I...More
Posted by tumble1993
Procedure
Hello peeps, I'm having a temp. procedure done today for my VLSC pain. The Dr. is hoping to numb the area and...More
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Posted by bpcookie
My new therapist
Well, I saw her today. Off and on the past 2 weeks, I was a bit stressed out about how she was going to work. Not...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Discount Medication?
Hi peeps, Found out that my med. ins. is going up and the deductible is absolutely ridiculous!!!!!! Does...More
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Posted by bpcookie
Punishment vs Discipline
For the past month or so, I've been thinking about the difference between punishment and discipline. This topic...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
Lost and losing it
Hi, I am looking for a bit of help. I was diagnosed with BP about 10 years ago. I have been on a number of...More
Posted by warrenc191
TRIGGER: SCREAMING inside
RAGING...like a lunatic for no reason. I am either VERY paranoid or my husband is about to cheat on me...I...More
Posted by monkeybee
whining, sorry
Frustrated - I can't seem to stay awake today. I sit down, I fall asleep. I stand up, I fall asleep. All because...More
"Live without pretending; Love without depending; Listen without defending; Speak without offending"--Drake
Posted by ddnos
PMDD Extreme Anger & Bipolar
I have bipolar and have it managed very well with medication. I don't have any episodes of mania or...More
Posted by neepolar89
Lithium and Divalproex
I ma BP II with mixed states. I am now on Lithium. I've tried a few antypsychotics and i cldn't...More
Posted by jamesthelionheart
Faith
My whole journey with bipolar disorder the only way I could ever get through it is with my faith in God does...More
Posted by tumble1993
hi
I'm today new to this community but I need support. I've been handling myself. At any rate I'm shy so this...More
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