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.
Causes of Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about the potential causes of bipolar disorder, including genetics, environment, and lifestyle.
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.
Steps to Prevent Suicide if You Have Bipolar Disorder
Learn some steps you can take to prevent suicide if you have bipolar disorder.
Bipolar Disorder and Suicide
People with bipolar disorder are at a greater risk of suicide. Learn about the warning signs.
What Does Bipolar Mania Look and Feel Like?
How to recognize the symptoms of bipolar mania.
Find Balance With Bipolar Disorder
You can live well with bipolar disorder. Medication, therapy, and self-care go a long way.
8 Myths About Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar disorder is on the rise, yet myths persist. WebMD goes to the experts for help separating fact from fiction.
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.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: 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.
Slideshow: 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.