Bipolar I Disorder Directory
Bipolar I is a mood disorder marked by alternating periods of manic behavior and depression. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about bipolar I disorder, what the symptoms are, how to treat it, and much more.
Types of Bipolar Disorder
A look at the different types of bipolar disorder, including bipolar I, bipolar II, cyclothymic disorder, mixed bipolar, and rapid cycling.
An Overview of Bipolar I Disorder
WebMD explains the symptoms and treatments of bipolar I disorder, and how the condition differs from other types of bipolar disorder.
Bipolar Disorder in Pregnancy
WebMD explains the current thinking about bipolar disorder and pregnancy and the effect of medications on your and your baby's health.
Treatments for Mania in Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from WebMD about various drug and nondrug treatments for mania in people who suffer from bipolar disorder.
Balancing Bipolar Disorder
Better treatments, earlier diagnosis, and increased awareness make living with bipolar disorder easier. Plus, questions to ask your doctor about bipolar disorder.
Understanding Bipolar Disorder
The public's understanding of bipolar disorder is often flawed, especially when it hits celebrities.
At-Home Bipolar Disorder Test: Help or Hindrance?
Advocates say an at-home bipolar disorder test helps doctors make an accurate diagnosis, but critics say more research is needed.
Bipolar Romantic Relationships: Dating and Marriage
WebMD provides advice on bipolar disorder in romantic relationships, from dating to marriage. Whether you or your loved one has bipolar disorder, here is information you can use to make the relationship work.
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Famous People With Bipolar Disorder
About 3% of Americans may have bipolar disorder during their lifetimes. Here are 18 famous people who were diagnosed with bipolar disorder.
Bipolar Disorder Overview
Do you or someone you know suffer from bipolar disorder (sometimes called manic depression)? WebMD provides an overview of this disorienting condition that causes extreme shifts in mood.