Around and About HealthCentral - Bipolar Disorder

Eileen Bailey Health Guide

    This week I took a tour around the different sites here at HealthCentral. With ADHD having several common co-existing conditions, such as Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Anxiety and Sleep Disorders, there seems to be a wealth of information in these other sites that can be of benefit to the readers here at


    According to one article (Medscape), the comorbidity rate between ADHD and Bipolar Disorder is very varied, depending on the study. The range was anywhere from 5.1% to 47% of people with ADHD also have Bipolar Disorder. Or is it people with Bipolar Disorder also have symptoms of ADHD? Either way, many people might find it useful to understand both Bipolar and ADHD to fully understand difficulties faced by themselves or their loved ones.

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    Therefore, this week, I am focusing on bringing you some links to learn more about the basics of Bipolar Disorder.


    Here are two quizzes to test your knowledge of Bipolar Disorder:


    How Much Do You Know About Bipolar Symptoms? Do you have all the facts straight on mania, depression, and mixed mood states? Take this quick quiz and find out how savvy you are about bipolar symptoms!


    Bipolar Quiz Did you know that bipolar disorder is a treatable illness affecting more than two million Americans? Test your knowledge of bipolar disorder with our quick quiz!


    For More Information;


    Bipolar Disorder: The Basics Read a condensed overview of bipolar disorder, including statistics and risk factors.


    Diagnosis Get an overview of tests, procedures and possible outcomes, and find tips top help you cope if you or a loved one has just been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.


    I hope you find this information useful.



Published On: April 03, 2008