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Through the looking glass: the weird logic of E Fuller Torrey and the rise of the “worried well” by Larry Drain Healthy Living Professional Mental illness is a chronic illness that never really gets better. The fact that so many people... Read on »
The Many Problems with the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act by Larry Drain Healthy Living Professional The Many Problems with the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act | World of Psychology ... Read on »
“People with mental illness are 10 times more likely to be in a jail than in a psychiatric hospital”– What doe by Larry Drain Healthy Living Professional Newspapers trumpet the news: ‚ÄúPeople with mental illness 10 times more likely to be in a jail than a... Read on »

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Bipolar disorder, previously called manic depression, is a condition that affects your moods, which can swing from one extreme to another. If you have bipolar disorder, you will have... » Read on
The main symptoms of bipolar disorder are mood swings. The mood swings range from extreme happiness (mania) to extreme sadness (depression). The episodes of mania and depression can last... » Read on
The exact cause of bipolar disorder is unknown. However, it is thought that a complex mix of physical, environmental, and social factors are involved. Bipolar disorder seems to run in... » Read on
If your doctor suspects that you have bipolar disorder, you will normally be referred to a specialist. This will often be a psychiatrist. If your doctor thinks that, due to your illness,... » Read on
If left untreated, episodes of depression or mania can last for 6-12 months. On average, someone with bipolar disorder will have five or six episodes over a 20-year period. However, with... » Read on

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