There’s a proverb that goes, “the trouble with women is they trouble men”. There’s another that goes, “the trouble with women is men”. The issue of trouble seems to feature large when it comes to relationships and but attempts to care for a depressed husband can, I believe, account for one of the most... Read more
Wasn't sure if I'd ever post here again. I realized the need to have an outlet.
I took a friend to see the grounds of the state hospital where I spent much of the 80's. As we toured the campus, I gave him the history of the hospital and my experiences there. I felt nothing, that is until this morning. I had a dream I was working with my... Read more
What do Carrie Fisher, Linda Hamilton, and Jane Pauley have in common? If you said that in addition to their fame, that they all share a diagnosis of bipolar disorder, you would be correct. Now we can add another celebrity to this list of famous people who have come out about having bipolar disorder. Catherine Zeta-Jones, the famous actress,... Read more
At least 1 in 6 adults experiences an MI this year. That's 170 out of every 1000. But only 20 per 1,000 is receiving SSI or SSDI due to MI. So what are the other 150 per 1,000 doing?Working. Raising kids. Singing in the choir. Getting married. Walking the dog. Sewing curtains. Playing golf. Yelling for their favorite sports... Read more
My first post ever. I found this website, and id really like to talk with people who live with someone whos bipolar.
My mom and dad have been married for 19 years now, its my mom whos bipolar, she hasnt always been bipolar i think, i think it was back in 2000 she started to show the signs, but non of us were sure what was going on in her head.... Read more