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Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert

I'm a wife and mother, who married a man who had a good job, one who was very responsible, my soul mate. But a few years ago, he began sliding into the world of mental illness (bipolar) and it's been a learning experience, to say the least! My blog was started because I found that there really... Full Bio
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One of Many Bipolar Updates-- Attitude Adjustment by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Hi Everyone, I wanted to send out a special thanks to anyone who might still be reading this blog--I'm still here and still thinking about everything I always want to say to ... Read on »
One of Many Bipolar Updates-- Attitude Adjustment by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Hi Everyone, I wanted to send out a special thanks to anyone who might still be reading this blog--I'm still here and still thinking about everything I always want to say ... Read on »
The oil leak by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I guess DH is more concerned about his upcoming surgery than he let on (Since DH recently restarted his Seroquel, and it makes him sleep very soundly, sometimes he doesn' ... Read on »
The oil leak by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health I guess DH is more concerned about his upcoming surgery than he let on (Since DH recently restarted his Seroquel, and it makes him sleep very soundly, sometimes he doe ... Read on »
DH: Outpatient Surgery on Monday by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Well, it looks like DH will be having outpatient surgery on Monday for nerve problems in his left hand.  This problem has been there for about 6 months--at first when DH com ... Read on »
DH: Outpatient Surgery on Monday by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Well, it looks like DH will be having outpatient surgery on Monday for nerve problems in his left hand.  This problem has been there for about 6 months--at first when DH ... Read on »
Struggling with DD's issues by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Ok, it's really tough for me to admit this, but I currently intensely dislike DD.  She has been living in the adult foster care group home for mentally ill adults now for ab ... Read on »
Struggling with DD's issues by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Ok, it's really tough for me to admit this, but I currently intensely dislike DD.  She has been living in the adult foster care group home for mentally ill adults now for ... Read on »
The Trade-Off by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Well, DH had a pdoc appointment and reported to the pdoc that he was getting more paranoid.  He was believing that everyone, friends, family, and just strangers in town, wer ... Read on »
The Trade-Off by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Well, DH had a pdoc appointment and reported to the pdoc that he was getting more paranoid.  He was believing that everyone, friends, family, and just strangers in town, ... Read on »
Quitting Meds by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Late last week, DH announced to me that he had not been taking his meds and that he was not planning on taking them. He stated that he was tired of "not doing anything" ... Read on »
Quitting Meds by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Late last week, DH announced to me that he had not been taking his meds and that he was not planning on taking them. He stated that he was tired of "not doing anythi ... Read on »
Back to the drawing board by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Well, DH's disability appeal was denied again.  I shouldn't be surprised, but I was just hoping.....anyhow, the attorney is already working on refiling.  Don't hold your bre ... Read on »
Back to the drawing board by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Well, DH's disability appeal was denied again.  I shouldn't be surprised, but I was just hoping.....anyhow, the attorney is already working on refiling.  Don't hold your ... Read on »
DD update by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder DD has continued to struggle with her behaviors at the group home she is in.  We did have to have a special meeting as she has been bullying the other residents, and when co ... Read on »
DD update by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health DD has continued to struggle with her behaviors at the group home she is in.  We did have to have a special meeting as she has been bullying the other residents, and when ... Read on »
Status Quo for the most part...... by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder DH continues to function much better since a) I took over the setting up and ordering of his meds and b) since he stopped working.  I have struggled lately with trying to co ... Read on »
Status Quo for the most part...... by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health DH continues to function much better since a) I took over the setting up and ordering of his meds and b) since he stopped working.  I have struggled lately with trying to ... Read on »
Update by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Well, you'd think that I might have been so busy I just didn't have time to write.....of course that's only partly true :-)  Mostly.....I haven't been sure of what to write. ... Read on »
Update by Carol BipolarHubby Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Well, you'd think that I might have been so busy I just didn't have time to write.....of course that's only partly true :-)  Mostly.....I haven't been sure of what to wri ... Read on »