Disordered sleep is one of the main symptoms of bipolar disorder. Trouble going to bed and oversleeping are both disorders in themselves. Signs of insomnia include dark, under-eye circles and fatigue. Some anti-depressant medications like Trazodone work as sedatives to help induce sleep.
I need your help. Over the months and years, I have written extensively on the overlap between bipolar and other illnesses and conditions, typically as a series of articles. Right now, I am six pieces into the connection between past trauma and bipolar. Before that it was bipolar and schizophrenia, bipolar and alcohol/drug use, bipolar and stress,…