Bi Polar Disorder
Were you looking for information about Bipolar Disorder? Bi polar disorder is a common misspelling of bipolar disorder.
People who have bipolar disorder experience episodes, or cycles, of mania and depression. Some of the symptoms of a manic episode can include increased talkativeness, racing thoughts, and excessive involvement in risky behaviors. During an episode of depression, symptoms can include a persistently sad mood, oversleeping, and difficulty concentrating. Like diabetes or heart disease, bipolar disorder is a long-term illness that must be carefully managed throughout a person's life.
(Click Bipolar Disorder for the full eMedTV article. This article takes a detailed look at what a person experiences with bipolar disorder and lists other possible symptoms of this condition. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)