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Going Off a Psychiatric Medication? It Might Not Be Easy

All psychiatric medications have the possibility of causing withdrawal side effects. Learn about one woman's process tapering off of Seroquel and Ativan.

By Marcia Purse

9 Tips to Prevent Mania

Mania can feel euphoric, but the crash afterward is devastating. So how do you prevent it from happening? Here are some ways to protect yourself from mania.

By Therese Borchard

Diet Tips to Help Manage Bipolar Disorder

Living with bipolar disorder? What you eat can actually affect your treatment — for better, or worse. Here are some tips to aid in managing bipolar disorder.

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

Drug for Bipolar Disorder May Reduce Self-Harm

The risk of self-injury and suicide is high in people with bipolar disorder. Lithium can help.

By Jeff Bauer