Is hearing voices a symptom of manic depression?

Answer Manic depression is also known as bipolar disorder. There are two stages, the overly-high "manic" side and the overly-low depressive side. Hearing voices is not one of the symptoms of manic depress... Read More »

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Who discovered manic depression?

The symptoms of manic depression were first noticed by Aretaeus of Cappadocia, though they were not published until 1650 in Richard Burton's book, "The Anatomy of Melancholia." Jules Falret coined ... Read More »

How can you treat manic depression in a facility ?

Manic depression, otherwise known as bipolar disorder, is a complicated mental health condition. Sufferers cycle back and forth between mania and depression. During a manic phase, sufferers experie... Read More »

What are signs of manic depression?

Manic depression---also known as bipolar disorder---is a mood disorder that causes you to swing between episodes of depression and mania. According to the Mayo Clinic, certain behaviors and charact... Read More »

Is manic depression the same as bipolar?

According to, bipolar disorder was once named manic depression but the term "bipolar" now reflects the disease better by addressing the "poles" of emotion in the disorder. Bipolar disord... Read More »