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Just a few silly insomnia pics -
"Stayed up all night trying to remember if I have amnesia or insomnia." If I were only a cat,...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Bi polar and border line personality disorder
Hi guys, Just signed up today and if you are living with someone with the above symptoms "it ain't easy". I...More
Posted by chaswinkle
hyper mood swing/stress of finding new pdoc TRIGGE...
Well I am loaded with energy. Praying my night meds knock me out tonight or I could be in trouble. My mind...More
Posted by designmom651
hyper mood swing/stress of finding new pdoc TRIGGE...
Well I am loaded with energy. Praying my night meds knock me out tonight or I could be in trouble. My mind...More
Posted by designmom651
hyper mood swing/stress of finding new pdoc TRIGGE...
Well I am loaded with energy. Praying my night meds knock me out tonight or I could be in trouble. My mind...More
Posted by designmom651
Blood tests results
I can't believe how fast I got results - i got blood tests done yesterday and already got the results in the mail...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
Happy Purim everyone (you too Dr. G)
Purim is a great hloiday to celebrate when you are manic. My psychiatrist gave me the "don't even...More
Posted by reneegigliotti
Meds
Hello, I'm 36 y/o female diagnosed with bi polar 2. I am on Wellbutrin and topimax for both depression...More
Posted by An_256007
Meds
Hello, I'm 36 y/o female diagnosed with bi polar 2. I am on Wellbutrin and topimax for both depression...More
Posted by An_256007
Where is motivation when you need it?
Apparently, I'm this cat today Inner motivation has been difficult for me all my life I think in large part,...More
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past could have been any different --Unknown
Posted by ddnos
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Doc took me of Geodon Dr.G question
Dr.G- My doctor pulled me off the Geodon because he did not want to jump through the hoops with my...More
Posted by designmom651
(WARNING triggering) Bipolar disorder and schizoph...
I grew up in a home with 2 paranoid schizophrenics. One refused treatment and as a result terrorized the...More
Posted by reneegigliotti
Seroquel XR vs. "regular" Seroquel
Hi ya all I mentioned in another post that my meds were changed today, and I'm now taking Seroquel XR vs....More
~Sean
Posted by ssmiddy
Just some "yapping"
Okies, so I saw my new psychiatrist today. I did better than I thought I would with it, thank goodness, and he...More
~Sean
Posted by ssmiddy
Includes Expert Content
(Dr G) Effect of uncontrolled type 2 diabetes and/...
Hi Dr. G, Can the onset of menopause and/or newly diagnosed uncontrolled type 2 diabetes (HbA1C result...More
Posted by reneegigliotti
incentive...
I have a tough time finding a reason to get up...get to the shower..get to the things I must do during the...More
Posted by blessed8991
This one is for the Ladies/Venting
Do you find it way more challenging to control your emotions during "that time of the month". Because I...More
Posted by designmom651
*TRIGGERS* A letter to my pdoc...a little lengthy...
I wrote the following email (this is an abridged version so it wouldn't be too personal--if you can imagine)...More
Posted by monkeybee
(trigger) Looking for honest opinions on support g...
In general I don't like support groups. I tend to have little tolerance for people who whine and don't...More
Posted by reneegigliotti
First day back at work after mania
I always am terrified "reentering" my job after a manic episode. It went pretty well. 3 of the MDs I...More
Posted by reneegigliotti
As has been said so many times before.....Help!!!
I love my wife very much. We have been together about 8 years and married for 4. Her 22 year old son has been...More
Posted by rzvxdx
Talking In My Sleep/Keeping Hubby Awake!!!!
Hello my Dahlings, Ive had an issue with talking in my sleep for years now. Recently it has gotten worse. Last...More
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Posted by bpcookie
Low Back Pain- A Short Study
Low back pain is something majority of people these are being diagnosed owing to hurried and stressful...More
Posted by emmacampbell
living in the moment...
A form of therapy was noted in someone s post...like DMT... could we discuss that??? More
Posted by blessed8991
To Call Or Not To Call? What Would You Do? / poss....
Hello dahlings, I was out walking my dog and noticed a vehicle on the side of the road with the car door open....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
Treating mania outpatient. My psychiatrist is a pa...
My psychiatrist has me on klonopin, 1 mg 3x daily, 4 mg of Risperdal (new drug) and 800 mg Seroquel in...More
Posted by reneegigliotti
Questions ...
Does anyone use DBT? What do you think? Does anyone have ADHD/ADD too with their Bipolar? Is anyone on FB?More
Posted by lrafferty
Bipolar "Crazy" Terms
I always refer to my manias as times I am insane...but if my hubs says it, it gets under my skin. I often...More
Posted by monkeybee
lexapro
is this good for anxiety....I have never taken.
Posted by blessed8991

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