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I Have Bi-polar

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    I Have R C.M.D. - Hey Everyone, I have BI-Polar. I have ultra rapid cycling bi-polar. It is the Freddy vr. Jason of the BP world. Several severe ups and downs in one day and...
    btrflysfound btrflysfound 41-45 2 Responses Aug 18, 2008

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    Uncertainty - I try to be open about my diagnosis, but I find it difficult to share with most people I know from college. I went to a pretty 'elite' school, and my symptoms...
    bisectionalthespian bisectionalthespian 26-30 2 Responses Aug 9, 2010

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    It Has Its Highs! - There are some nice things to be said for having RCMD. I have been on a high for 3 days now. I have had insomnia and mania almost steady for that time. I have...
    btrflysfound btrflysfound 41-45 3 Responses Aug 26, 2008

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    I Have Bi-polar Too - Late last year after months of manic episodes followed by depressions so bad I wouldn't leave my room I was diagnosed with bi-polar disorder. Since I started...
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 17, 2011

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    Dirty,filthy Love... - for as long as i can remember the one thing that has always been more important to me then anything else...is Love.i always wanted to have that One person...
    Luna21 Luna21 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 8, 2011

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    Really Another Illness . - I went to see my new psychs and I knew I was going to get diagnosis this morning but I thought it'd be the usual schizoaffective disorder , depression...
    Smackhead Smackhead 70+, F 1 Response May 23, 2013

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    I was bi-polar and on meds, now I am cured. Went to a holistic doctor.
    laidback30328 laidback30328 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    Episode #2. Last week went pretty well, I guess. And then tonight happened. Shewww. I hate how they always try to justify their own problems by bringing up yours. (That seems to be...
    factsarefacts factsarefacts 26-30 Apr 7

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    Bipolar disorder type 2. I enjoy up in all sorts of binds because I am constantly "doing" according to mood. I spend too much money, buy too many things I think I need, drink 2 or...
    reallymee reallymee 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    Sometimes I feel like my emotions change to much and I'm always irradiated at the slightest thing. I tried talking about it but no one want to listen.
    YoungSavy16 YoungSavy16 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My mum is very negative, snappy, and gossips. I'm beginning to loath her as she harms my mind about life.
    GodsPrincesseOrchidee GodsPrincesseOrchidee 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I am so sick and tired of the Dr. Jeckle and Mr. Hyde routine from my husband I just cannot take living with him and look forward to my freedom when we are divorced. He's...
    Rena4 Rena4 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have bi-polar and thus I have bad days. When I say bad days I mean that thinking and socializing become difficult. I still don't know what to do when this happens but I have a...
    chaoticallycosmosme chaoticallycosmosme 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 28

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    As usual I don't know where to start this, but I have to find relief somehow and writing always seems like the best solution. My husband and I have been married for 7 years (it'll...
    factsarefacts factsarefacts 26-30 2 Responses Mar 30

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    Mild cp, deformed hand, poor vision and hearing, poor teeth, weak heart, something undiagnosed with my brain (sort like a stroke but not), type 2 diabetes, psoriasis, soliios, ADHD...
    dacraww dacraww 22-25, M Mar 23

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    because this weather comes and goes..especially in southern california. It rains in the mornings then it clears..up partially cloudy..and it gets chilly..then it gets warm the next...
    jonnygoode74 jonnygoode74 36-40, M Apr 1

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    I have a huge, caring, supportive extended family! I have eight siblings, seven in-laws, and one ex-in-law that is still close to the family (and to my sister). At last count I...
    usedchild usedchild 56-60, M 6 days ago

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    I detest my daughter. I love her dearly but I can't stand the way she treats me. she's a bi-polar, alcoholic, selfish user who has been beating me since she was 12 years old and...
    R2RS R2RS 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    In complete denial....... Hello all. I have read many posts of yalls dealing with this issue. I came searching for answers and help/support because I feel very alone and scared. I...
    ashoryb ashoryb 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    I already did the polar plunge this year, and last year, and the year before, but that's not good enough for my daughter, who now expects me to jump in the lake during the next 24...
    betweenthe10andthequeen betweenthe10andthequeen 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    In the Springtime, a young man's fancy turns to thoughts of love.... A bears perspective. I always think of the first day of spring as the new year. I suppose, with the advent of...
    SweetKiester SweetKiester 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    Since getting alopecia i think i have bi-polar. I easily cry and am depressed all the time. I hate my life and i hate the way i feel. I hate wearing a wig as it makes my head itch...
    AchingSoul AchingSoul 22-25, F Mar 30

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    Straight Gay Bi Lesbian Asian European American Southern Canadian Christian Jewish Catholic Muslim Autistic Bi-Polar OCD Man Women ANYTHING I accept and love everyone no...
    biebbrauhll biebbrauhll 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    50 things about me... 1). I have brown hair 2). I have blue eyes 3). I'm 21 years young 4). I am an introvert 5). I love writing 6). I am an avid Video-Game player 7). I...
    Mcgregor117 Mcgregor117 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    A new drug to help bi-polar disorder. I would rather be dead. This sucks!
    meknot meknot 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    My older brother takes his anger out on me , he has been for years. Mostly verbal abuse he uses some seriously ugly words just to bring me down and make sure I'm as miserable as he...
    kim95164 kim95164 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 25

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    I hate her! More than that, I despise her I wish she was dead. She thinks that she's all perfect and whatever she says is right, I'm just not. She verbally abuses me and nobody...
    bubbly12 bubbly12 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 29

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    Last night was a disaster. A movie in slow motion. A complete cliche of what crazy is. Arrogance and snide comments lead me to destroy possessions. I cleared tables with a swipe of...
    Nerdbooklover Nerdbooklover 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    what I went threw let me tell you don't do it!!!! my ex right off the bat ask me to come back I didn't even get a chance to answer, all I saw was this nice looking dude sweet as...
    browneyes56 browneyes56 56-60, F Apr 10

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    Let me preface by saying that I am a highly spiritual man, I proclaim only from what I've learned to be truth though my own mind and by His hand. this is part of my truth... We...
    SShawnO SShawnO 41-45, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Been married for one year now & at first my husband mom adored me until he told her we was getting married & then she went bi polar on us!! She will not speak at all to either one...
    bubblysunshine bubblysunshine 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I need happiness in my life, it is strange (and no, I'm not bi-polar; it depends on the events that happen to me that influence/trigger me feeling lonely), sometimes I feel sad...
    5fragments 5fragments 22-25 Mar 18

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    My parents have been suffering with a mental disorder, my dad has schizophrenia and my mum has bi-polar depression. I am free, because I am aware of their problems and know how to...
    GodsPrincesseOrchidee GodsPrincesseOrchidee 26-30, F Mar 26

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    I'm an over thinker and I analyze everything but like bad! It affects me daily and sometimes my relationships...my thoughts aren't always bad but more just like I run cinereos...
    Gravity949 Gravity949 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I need help. I just don't feel normal at all. All I do is worry about anything and everything. Sleepless nights, poor appetite etc. but my biggest problem is my mood. I can flip at...
    shells1911 shells1911 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    A teenager battling with an over-analysing mind and depression is so tiring. I've been through phases and levels in my life I thought I wouldn't be able to go through. I thought I...
    gxbriellejade gxbriellejade 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    1) I am a difficult person to get to know 2) I like the color black. Even though it isn't a color 3) I am probably partially bi polar 4) I try my best to be nice to everyone 5...
    mcc1109 mcc1109 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    My half-brother committed suicide the week of March 19, 2014. This is the third half-sibling of mine that has killed themselves - the other two were sisters, and their deaths were...
    TxParalegal TxParalegal 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    So sometimes I feel like I am bi polar.... I know I am not and not tryin to make anyone feel a certain type of way by saying this but I honestly do.... I go they these extreme...
    Jlynn1424 Jlynn1424 22-25, F 9 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm happy most of the time. Well chilled, but every now and then I get real depressed think cutting. I have before only once or twice, now it's like I want to cut myself or slit...
    Mann254 Mann254 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am bi-polar / Personality disorder I am manic high/ manic low at times I am moody, I am happy I am out spoken, speak my mind when it is needed I can be soft spoken, or loud I...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    I am a 30 year old woman, I recently had a medical abortion and wanted to post my experience online to help shed light on the subject. Most of what I found online in the way of...
    rkc1983 rkc1983 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    I have been with my partner 2.5 years. Our first year together was a good one, he lived in his home and I lived in mine. He seemed so different from all the guys I had dated before...
    painfultime painfultime 31-35 2 Responses Mar 26

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    It's almost hard to say I hate her because she is bi-polar, but at the same time, It's not. When I was little and my mother was having an 'episode' my stepfather would always tell...
    KeebieBeebie KeebieBeebie 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Let me just let it all out. 1: my nickname is Sam. 2: I have a mild case of bi-polarism. 3: I don't think I'm really bipolar, doctors just don't understand my mind. 4: I've never...
    BlankCanvas22 BlankCanvas22 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Thank you Cassidion and longroad2go. I am going through some hard decisions on what to do with my marriage. My husband suffers from bi-polar and what ever else. We have been...
    pab16 pab16 46-50, F Mar 31

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    I am actually diagnosed as Bi-Polar as of about two years ago. I have my moments, but I have found an interesting way to cope with some of my symptoms and it may sound a little...
    HelplesslyTicklishInIllinois HelplesslyTicklishInIllinois 36-40, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Ever since I was about 13 its been nagging me at the back of my conscience. Every car ride I would get the thought stuck in my head that i should open just open the door. Fall out...
    baaron4 baaron4 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    Ever since I was about 13 its been nagging me at the back of my conscience. Every car ride I would get the thought stuck in my head that i should open just open the door. Fall out...
    baaron4 baaron4 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    It took me nearly 50 years to find out it wasn't me this whole time - it was her. She's been diagnosed as bi-polar and with Narcissistic Personality Disorder. She's nearly 90, and...
    waitingandhating waitingandhating 51-55, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    When I proposed to my wife, I knew she had social anxiety and body image issues, but I had no idea that her mental condition was this bad. The doctors haven't diagnosed her with...
    neocarbunkle neocarbunkle 26-30, M 3 Responses 1 day ago