Is misdiagnosis of bipolar disorder common?

Answer On One Hand: Mood Fluctuations Make Diagnosis DifficultBipolar disorder is commonly misdiagnosed. The mood swings associated with bipolar disorder can be difficult to distinguish from other illness... Read More »

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Are Attention Deficit Disorder and Bipolar Disorder considered preexisting medical conditions?

Answer Yes, but on a group plan they may still be covered.

What distinguishes narcissistic personality disorder from bipolar disorder?

Can you get SSI for bipolar disorder?

On One Hand: Obtaining SSIThe U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) focuses on a person's ability to work when determining eligibility for Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Mood swings, suici... Read More »

Creativity and Bipolar Disorder?

Twenty or more studies have shown a link between bipolar disorder and higher levels of creativity, says Kay Redfield Jamison, author of "An Unquiet Mind." Hypo-mania, a state where an individual wi... Read More »