Bipolar disorder (manic depression) is a brain disorder, a chemical deficiency in the brain. This disorder causes shifts in a person's mood state, energy level and performance ability. Suicide is a dangerous component of the bipolar puzzle. This illness is long-term but treatable. A combination of drugs and psychotherapy is widely prescribed and will return most patients to a productive life.

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Basket Weaving for Beginners
Displays various essays and personal thoughts on this disorder.
Bipolar 2 and My Journey
A man discusses his disorder in a blog.
Bipolar Brain
Personal writings and information presented by a woman suffering from this illness.
Bipolar Disorder Can Be Misdiagnosed
Provides personal experiences, describes the illness and discusses pharmacology.
Bipolar Firsthand
One woman's account of living with bipolar disorder.
Bipolar Mo
Written by a man in the United Kingdom, the blog includes video and news.
Bipolar Talk
A blog by a psychologist and a medical researcher who have personal experience with bipolar disorder.
Bipolar Teenager's Personal Story
Describes the experience of being bipolar.
Lithium and Chips
A personal account of a bipolar sufferer. experiences and useful advice for friends and family. A positive look at mental illness.
Diary, FAQ, coping ideas, other stories, description and links.
Mike C
Experiences of a man diagnosed with this illness as well as schizoaffective disorder.
My Bipolar Story
A memoir of a bipolar woman, before and after being diagnosed.
Out of the Darkness
Offers her story, poetry and articles.
The Scarlet B
A blog about life with Bipolar II, complete with opinions, stories, and occasional attempts at something resembling art.
Wild Abandon: I'm Bipolar. Damn.
A young woman from Mississippi writes about her illness, treatment and relationships.
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