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.
A Look at Bipolar Disorder
Get the facts about bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments.
Bipolar Disorder and Suicide
People with bipolar disorder are at a greater risk of suicide. Learn about the warning signs.
Lithium for Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about lithium use for the treatment of bipolar disorder.
How to Recognize Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar disorder can be difficult to diagnose but these tips may help you recognize the symptoms.
Understanding Bipolar Disorder
The public's understanding of bipolar disorder is often flawed, especially when it hits celebrities.
Depression, Anxiety, or Bipolar Disorder - Which Is It?
Several mood disorders can cause symptoms of depression. This article tells you how depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder may sometimes seem alike, but are treated differently.
Illness as Inspiration
If Vincent van Gogh lived today, would he likely be taking antidepressants, straightening out his life, getting a day job?
Find Balance With Bipolar Disorder
You can live well with bipolar disorder. Medication, therapy, and self-care go a long way.
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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.
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.