Daily Archives: October 31, 2016

Bipolar Disorder and Your Job

A bipolar disorder diagnosis can have a big effect on your job and career. In a survey of people with depression and bipolar disorderconducted by the Depressionand Bipolar Support Alliance, 88% said their condition affected their ability to work. But … Continue reading

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Treating Bipolar Depression

Treatment for bipolardepression has come a long way from the days (not so long ago) when patients were given sedatives and medications with numerous side effects. Today, mood stabilizing drugs are a mainstay treatment for bipolar disorder. Doctors may prescribe … Continue reading

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Understanding Depression — Diagnosis and Treatment

How Is Depression Diagnosed? Although very common, depression is often ignored or misdiagnosed and left untreated. Such inattention can be life-threatening; major depression, in particular, has a high suiciderate. If you or a loved one have symptoms of depression, seek … Continue reading

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