Mixed Bipolar Disorder Directory
Bipolar disorder comes in a variety of types, but the primary symptom of the mental disorder is dramatic and unpredictable mood swings. Depression and euphoria, or mania, alternate, to one degree or another. But with mixed bipolar disorder, a person experiences both mania and depression simultaneously or in rapid sequence. The disorder is treatable with a combination of counseling and medication, such as mood stabilizers and antipsychotic prescription drugs. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about mixed bipolar disorder, how it is diagnosed, how it is treated, and much more.
Treating Bipolar Depression
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about current drug and nondrug treatment options for bipolar disorder.
What Is Mixed Bipolar Disorder?
WebMD explains the symptoms, treatments, and risks associated with mixed bipolar disorder.
The Diagnosis & Treatment of Depression
WebMD's guide to the diagnosis and treatment of depression.
Depression Medicine Types and Tips for Taking Antidepressants
WebMD explains the different types of depression medicines and how you can most effectively treat your depression with medications and lifestyle improvements.
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.
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.
How Can I Help Someone Who Has Bipolar Disorder?
You can be a big support to a loved one with bipolar disorder, both in a crisis and in daily life. Learn the dos and the don’ts.
Balancing Act: A Mother and Her Sons Cope with Bipolar Disorder
How one family learned to deal with bipolar disorder.