It’s been a while since I last posted and I was feeling guilty. I am on “pregnancy safe” medications at the moment whilst we try to get pregnant- unfortunately I have been on this combination before and it proved ineffective, but there is apparently no alternative to go onto the ones that do help me.… Read More Mania
I know its been a while since my last post but I wanted to think of something decent to talk about. When my stress levels are really amped up the floor of my shower really shows it! My hair falls out in clumps. The average female loses 50 to 100 strands of hair a day on… Read More Loosing my hair- why?!
If you have been referred to a shrink, in comes a new person into your life that can dictate the drugs you put into your body and advise on the way you live your life. My three main rules for starting with a shrink are: Ensure they are the right fit for you!– Can you… Read More Understanding your shrink & options
Secrets of people that live with Anxiety – YouTube
If you suffer from BP or any other mental illness it can be hard to decide who to tell, who to trust, and especially if your employer will be understanding. When I first had a breakdown in 2010 whilst I still lived in the UK. I think because everyone around me did not see it coming… Read More Should I tell my boss??
Ever feel like screaming “Why me??!” when your having a low day, or even a manic one? Study’s are now showing a stronger link between your mental health and previous generations in your family. With an increasing understanding of mental health issues now then there ever has been, more information is becoming available outlining why… Read More Causes and Concerns- the genetic argument
Bipolar II Information (long, but the TDLR works as a table of contents) from bipolar2
I found this little titbit from the guys in British Columbia… It outlines myths vs the facts surrounding bipolar disorder. I am not sure I 100% agree with the “facts” but it does provide some insight for those who are unsure of the basic about the disorder. For example- children as young as 6 can… Read More Debunk the junk