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A Struggle with Identity: Bipolar Edition
What is hypomania?
What is Mania?
Common Signs of Mania
Mania: GIF Edition
A manic episode is defined by the DSM-5 as "a distinct period of abnormally & persistently elevated, expansive, or irritable mood and abnormally and persistently increased activity or energy lasting at least 1 week and present most of the day, nearly every day." There are several signs and symptoms of a manic [...]
Mania & the Season of [Over]Giving
My Bipolar Christmas List
Mania: A Nightmare Dressed as a Daydream
Jay Griffiths asks if bipolar is really an illness (as does anyone who's got it). Illness is a condition that impairs normal functioning. "But in the foothills of mania, normal functioning is enhanced," she writes. -Sarah Wilson, First, We Make the Beast Beautiful Recently, I met an older woman who is in the depths [...]