Hypomanic episodes can occur in people who have mood disorders.
Hypomanic episodes are less severe than manic episodes, although a hypomanic
episode can still interfere with your ability to function properly.
If you feel that you or someone you care about may be experiencing a
hypomanic episode, contact your doctor to discuss the possible causes and the
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