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Bipolar I Disorder

Bipolar I Disorder



Let’s start with 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. 

What might cause bipolar disorder:

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
  • A chemical imbalance in Brain
  • Hereditary influences

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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 behaviour 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

  • 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

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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 work 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 behaviours.

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