I Suffer From Bipolar Disorder

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    I sit here today having survived a life

    threatening experience due to a manic episode. I never knew I was bipolar till the incident occurred. But then all things in my past began to make sense. It's been a year since and it's been one hellova ride. I feel as though I've been through so much in such a short time period...
    CarlWithAy CarlWithAy
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 14, 2014


    So, I'm having a down day, not enjoying it much at all. All went well until the baby momma started **** between me and my mom. She was supposed to bring Dex down to see me today and ended up having to work. Well she offered to have her girlfriend bring him down and I said no. My...
    numerotwo numerotwo
    22-25, M
    Oct 8, 2009

    Seasons tend to change like prominent reasons.

    .. Like two different seas could devour me all at once... When I'm on medication I only feel this false sense of well being that brings me down because I know it's not actually me being this focused and high on life. Euphoria, I wish was a natural all the time buzz. Instead it...
    alexcoast09 alexcoast09
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Mar 10, 2014

    Days Like This

    I take medication, but I still have ups and downs. Especially around the time of my menstrual cycle. When I'm not "up" or "level", like right now, I'm down and when I'm down I feel very anxious, overwhelmed, easily-irritated and unmotivated. The worst feeling ever is needing to...
    FrogFan FrogFan
    36-40, F
    Aug 13, 2013

    How Do I Break This Social Wall Down?

    Sometimes I feel like I am truly alone in my life. Even though I have my two kids, my husband, my pets, it's just not the same as having friends and acquaintances in my life. So when I feel alone or speak of feeling alone, I speak of my lack of friends, that unfulfilled part of...
    MarisaLove MarisaLove
    31-35, F
    May 26, 2013

    I Do.

    I am 23 years old, and I am struggling with Type II bipolar Disorder. I have been dealing with this since I was about 16 now. I have been on a bunch of different kinds of medication, and I have finally found the right medication that seems to be working well for me *At least for...
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    1 Response Oct 25, 2012

    When i was a kid i had sever adhd.

    What apparently had happened was that i began getting random mood swings. Not often but i got them at least 4 times a month which isnt that bad. The problem was that i began having delusions at time and even auditory hallucinations. I am adopted so my medical background is...
    pyscobastard pyscobastard
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 4, 2013
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