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What You Need to Know About Bipolar Disorder

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Bipolar is a cycling illness, not an episodic illness


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Our cycles are not the same


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Our cycles coincide with other stuff going on


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Our cycles interact with our personalities


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We have stress to think about


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We need to take the situation into account


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Very few of us have just one diagnosis


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Just a handful of variables leads to infinite complexity


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Bottom line: You are unique


John McManamy

John McManamy

John is an author and advocate for Mental Health. He wrote for HealthCentral as a patient expert for Depression and Bipolar Disorder.