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I Have A Loved One That Is Bipolar

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    I have a loved one that is Bipolar.

    .. My father was diagnosed being Bipolar type one. Meaning he has episodes of manic and depression...I know everyone has a different case but for me I couldn't be around him. I couldn't handle the person he would become, and maybe that's horrible. How could I I say such a thing...
    impulsivedreams impulsivedreams 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2013

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    Held Hostage By Daughter'S Behavior

    I feel like I am held hostage by my child's bipolar disorder. Please note I have nothing but love for her but my experience can't be unique. When she's up she just talks nonstop, repeating herself over and over again. I wish I could tell her to shut up, but this verbal volcano of...
    mrsbuzzkill mrsbuzzkill 51-55 2 Responses Apr 20, 2013

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