MORE THAN JUST A DISEASE RELAP...

Relapse can always bring a full stop to a refreshed curing therapy. What causes this to happen? As cited below through a few examples, are negative emotional states, physical discomfort, positive emotional states, conflicts with others etc.etc. Most important to remember is that relapse doesn’t mean that the treatment process is a failure or the […]

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ECT- A prompt and effective cu...

It’s a pity that even over 70 years after the first successful demonstration of its efficacy in the treatment of acute mental illnesses like schizophrenia, there is still very little informed public opinion about Electroconvulsive Therapy or ECT. Although, it is a fact that ECT is one of the most effective method for treating severe […]

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Yoga and beating alcoholism

Alcoholism is the dependency on alcohol that has a physiological and psychological impact on a person’s life. According to WHO, about 30% of Indians consume alcohol, out of which 4-13% are daily consumers and up to 50% of these, fall under the category of hazardous drinking. Another worrying trend from India is that the average […]

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Beating Addiction Stigma and S...

Recent Post How to find the best psychiatric hospital in Bangalore? It also provides the facility for family members to stay along with the patient; who gives them a better understanding of the…….. Is Manic Depression Genetic/ Hereditary? A chemical known as serotonin in the brain, has strong affects on an individual’s mood. The abnormalities […]

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Recent Post How to find the best psychiatric hospital in Bangalore? It also provides the facility for family members to stay along with the patient; who gives them a better understanding of the…….. Is Manic Depression Genetic/ Hereditary? A chemical known as serotonin in the brain, has strong affects on an individual’s mood. The abnormalities […]

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Bipolar Facts

Bipolar Facts

This blog is a compilation of the common questions asked by patients with bipolar and their family members.  It is completely for the knowledge, short-term recovery, and most importantly to imbibe self-confidence for the individuals that – You’re not alone!

 

I read that ‘people with bipolar disorder can’t switch to normal life again‘ is that true?

I appreciate your question but the phrase itself is completely wrong. What I have seen in my personal experience as a mental health professional, the individuals who suffer the effects of bipolar had fabricated a fruitful profession. They too had a good family relationship and understanding others normally as we do. Yes, existence with bipolar is difficult but following the proper medications, right treatments, and good family support will definitely pave the way to lead a quality life.

 

Does Bipolar affect only mood?

 

Bipolar disorder not only affects your mood also your sleeping, memory, confidence, libido and energy levels. Furthermore, bipolar disorder is closely linked with anxiety, heart disease, migraine, and high blood pressure.

 

Are there any types of bipolar?

 

Yes, there are types such as bipolar 1, bipolar 2, rapid-cycling, mixed episodes, cyclothymia. To know more about types of bipolar Click here

 

What is bipolar disorder 2?

 

Bipolar 2 popularly known as manic depression is similar to bipolar 1. Bipolar 1 deals with an oscillation of moods from high to low. Bipolar 2 deals with hypomania (less-intensive elevated moods) for a prolonged time. Most of the individuals who encounters bipolar 2 suffer episodes of depression more often. Some of the symptoms of bipolar 2 are rapid speech and flying from one topic to another without any link to other, overconfidence, high energy, hyperactivity, and sleeplessness.

 

Anyway, bipolar disorder is a rare disease right?

 

I don’t think it is a rare case scenario because 4% of human population across the globe  suffers from bipolar disorder.

 

Interesting question asked about bipolar :

 

Are you concluding the people who encounter bipolar are geniuses?

Certainly, no bub! The researchers studies have proven that the individual with higher IQ and above average have the chance of developing bipolar comparing with the individual with below average IQ. For example, Newton developed bipolar because of his higher IQ. Know here how Newton encountered bipolar.”

 

Is it true what I heard, that ‘bipolar can be treated by medicines only’?  

 

Yes, medicines have an essential impact and its basic treatment too. Apart from everything an individual most needed recovery tool is self-help. The recovery tool makes the individual control the symptoms, exercise regularly to maintain sleep schedule, eats food which sounds healthy, keeping the positive thought, and avoiding stress.

 

At some conditions bipolar can be dangerous for the both suffering individual and the surroundings, so permanent recovery is the best way to get back the quality essence of life might be you are reading this blog for yourself or your adorable one. Get the best treatment for bipolar from Cadabam’s. Reach us @ +91 96111 94949

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