Were you looking for information about Bipolar Disorder? Bipolor is a common misspelling of bipolar disorder.
Bipolar disorder is a long-term illness that involves episodes, or cycles, of mania and depression that typically recur throughout the person's lifetime. The depression episodes can cause symptoms such as a persistently sad mood, oversleeping, and difficulty concentrating. During a manic episode, symptoms can include increased talkativeness, racing thoughts, and excessive involvement in risky behaviors. Fortunately, bipolar disorder can be treated, and people with this illness can lead full and productive lives.
(Click Bipolar Disorder for more detailed information on this condition, including how common bipolar disorder is in the general population and other symptoms of this illness. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)