Tag: Bipolar Disorder

The Different Types of Depression

The Different Types of Depression

There are many different types of depression, which can vary in its symptoms, duration and severity of the symptoms. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, an American Psychiatric Association has defined Major Depressive Disorder, Dysthymic Disorder and Manic Depression, three of the mot commonly diagnosed types of depression. The criteria generally followed in [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Bipolar Disorder Treatment and recognising its symptoms

Bipolar Disorder Treatment and recognising its symptoms

Everyone suffers from the occasional depressed mood or feeling down but some people suffer to a much more extreme extent. Bipolar Disorder is a type of depression that can be severe enough to have dramatic negative effects on work, school, relationships and even daily routines. It is a bipolar disorder treatment is very effective but [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive disorder, is a type of mood disorder, which occurs in approximately 1% of the population. This rate of occurrence is consistent across groups of diverse ethnicity and culture. In general, bipolar disorder is a long-term illness with an episodic and variable course. Unlike major depressive disorder that is significantly [...]

August 1, 2011 More