My Wife, Bipolar and I

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From: http://ibpf.org/blog/my-wife-bipolar-and-i   I read somewhere recently that the divorce rate when one marriage partner has bipolar disorder is 90%. While it seems kind of high to me, I suppose I understand it. In the 12 years I have been married to my wife, there have been many times when one or both of us was ready to quit. Let me start off by saying that I don’t know what it feels like to have bipolar disorder. But I do […]

20 Surprising Physical Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

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From Bipolar on the Mighty, https://themighty.com/2017/07/surprising-physical-symptoms-bipolar-disorder/  Because bipolar disorder is considered a mental illness — most people focus on how mentally taxing the ups and downs of manic and depressive episodes can be. It may also be common for people to talk about the signs and symptoms, and not what it actually feels like to go through them. But the symptoms of bipolar disorder can be just as physical as they are mental. And sometimes, the different “categories” of symptoms intertwine.