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Doctors have come a long way in understanding different moods in bipolar disorder and in making an accurate diagnosis. A bipolar disorder diagnosis is made only by taking careful note of symptoms, including their severity, length, and frequency.

Diagnosis

With the greater understanding of mental disorders today, doctors can identify the signs and symptoms of bipolar depression, hypomania, and mania; and most cases can be treated effectively and safely with bipolar medications.

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