There is no known way to prevent bipolar disoder. Depending on a person’s risk of developing the condition, there are also different programs and prevention methods to help them. Coping strategies strengthen the mind’s ability to manage stress and challenges.
For a long time, we’ve been saying that “there can be no health without mental health.” In fact, the IOM (Institute of Medicine) report Crossing the Health Quality Chasm makes an impeccable case for this statement. Since the IOM is arguably the most prestigious entity in health care, many of us thought this was a big step forward. (For…