Bipolar disorder is also called as bipolar affective disorder, manic-depressive disorder. It is a psychological illness categorized by occurrences of an elevated mood known as mania, an individual who suffers with mania feels unusually cheerful, enthusiastic, violent or emotional, yet frequently makes poor choices because of impractical ideas.
We all have our good and bad times, but this bipolar disorder, creates a very serious problem. The side effects of bipolar disorders can disrupt your daily life but with proper treatment and support, you can lead a rich and fulfilling life if the treatment is not appropriate then the condition of an individual gets worst.
The causes for the bipolar disorders are not clearly understood, but both hereditary and ecological risk factors are believed to play a major role. Medication usually includes mood stabilizing medication and psychotherapy.
Last date updated on June, 2014