What Is Bipolar Disorder?
Learn more about bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, a complex mental illness.
Causes of Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about the potential causes of bipolar disorder, including genetics, environment, and lifestyle.
Psychotherapy for Bipolar Disorder
Talk therapy can be effective for people with bipolar disorder. Learn more from WebMD about different models of psychotherapy and how they address bipolar symptoms.
The Link Between Depression and Pain
What's the connection between pain and depression? Research shows that the two share common chemical pathways. Learn more.
Depression, the Thyroid, and Hormones
WebMD looks at the connection between depression, the thyroid gland, and other hormonal conditions. Find out what causes thyroid-related depression and how it’s treated.
Bipolar Disorder Medication, Herbs, and Supplements
If you have bipolar disorder, some herbs and supplements may interact with your bipolar medicaiton. Find out more.
Questions and Answers About Winter Depression
If your mood worsens when winter approaches, you could have seasonal depression, also called seasonal affective disorder or SAD.
Grief and Depression
Grief and depression is normal when experiencing a loss. Here are signs it may be time to talk to a doctor.
Tips for Managing Bipolar Disorder at Work
WebMD shows how bipolar disorder manifests itself at work. If you have bipolar disorder, you can learn to manage it on the job and keep up your work performance with these helpful tips.
12 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Depression
These questions cover issues you might want to discuss with your doctor if you've been diagnosed with depression.