My Dad and Dementia

Hello, everyone! Am Naaz (name changed), working as a writer in a reputed company. All am going to share is a few words about my lovely dad’s dementia. Like every other kid in this world, I too grew up by seeing my dad as a hero. His biggest plus is being nice to everyone without […]

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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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Bipolar I Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Let’s start from basics- What is bipolar?

Bipolar is a medical condition in which the suffering individual encounters mood swing from high manic to low depression for a specific time frame. It purely depends on the severity of the individual disorder condition. Want to know more about bipolar click here.

 

What might cause bipolar:

Till now the exact cause of bipolar is not yet found, but the influencing factors play a vital role in it

  • Decreased sleeping hours
  • Horrendous childhood
  • Stressful life
  • Chemical imbalance in Brain
  • Hereditary influences

 

To know more about causes click here

 

What is Bipolar-I disorder:

Sometimes bipolar-I disorder can be termed as manic depression or manic depressive disorder. The individual affected by bipolar I disorder encounters manic episodes. A manic episode is a factor in which the individual encounters abnormally elevated high energy for a while. This action might be accompanied by abnormal behavior that disrupts life.

 

So who is at risk?

Anyone can develop the bipolar-I disorder. About 4% of the world suffering from bipolar that is almost I2 million people approximately. The majority of them in that 4% are teens. The close family member of the suffering individual is at higher risk.

 

Symptoms of Bipolar-I disorder

  • Inflated self-image (Grandiosity)
  • Rapid and loud speech
  • Random speech without any link to other
  • Increased energy, with hyperactivity
  • Too much sleep or too little
  • Hypersexuality
  • Substance abuse

 

To know more about bipolar-I symptoms click here

 

Treatment options:

Medications: This helps to balance the mood swing which is more important in the case of bipolar. This process includes medications such stabilizing agents and anti-depressant assists in controlling swings.

Psychotherapy Treatment: This treatment targets the triggering factors that make individual to behave in a particular manner. Focused therapy works helps the client identify symptoms, triggers, and manage themselves better.

Psychiatric Treatment: It helps to solve the mood extension actions such as suicidal thoughts and harming others which are the most dangerous triggering psychotic behaviors.

 

Don’t think it’s only you suffering alone. Even some of the top celebrities have worked their way out with Bipolar. They have come out in open to spread awareness, Click here to watch the video. To know more treatment options and to get your or adored one life back visit Cadabam’s for the specialised and best treatments options who hold more success rate in, out, and around Bangalore, reach us @ +9I 96III94949

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