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Jewells

Dallas, Texas
I'm 57, and I just came out of denial of having bipolar about 6 months ago.  Recently, I came to the point that I had a problem and wanted help.   I have a dual diagnosis – Alcoholic and Bipolar.    Whenever I felt like I was crawling out of my skin, I would... Full Bio
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A New Revelation, A New Hope by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder As you know from my last post I’ve been taken off my research medicine for bipolar and alcohol craving meds last Friday. Since then I do feel a lot better. So it seems that ... Read on »
A Very Special Christmas That Dreams Are Made by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I recently made a move to Wilmington, NC from my home town Dallas, Texas. To be exact - 25 days. It was a bold move on my part leaving behind my parents wh0 both ... Read on »
Age of Onset and Gender Issues in Bipolar Disorder - HealthyPlace by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Age of Onset and Gender Issues in Bipolar Disorder - HealthyPlace Read on »
Barbra Streisand - Can Dreams Come True? by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I had a dream, yes I did, and  I have no idea why I would dream about Barbara Streisand. She has always been my favorite singer as well as an actress.  I practic ... Read on »
BIPOLAR - FEAR! I WILL FIGHT THE DEMONS! by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I'm frightened! Yes, I admit it. I've been worried about money since my eBay hasn't been doing well. I haven't been able to get inventory to sell and without inventory - no mo ... Read on »
Bipolar - Can You Have A Relationship? by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I moved to a new town and state about 10 months ago.  I haven 't met any friends and it's been lonely.  I have my son, but he's too busy with his own famil ... Read on »
Bipolar - Gone Missing by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Three years ago I moved in with my parents to take care of them - both with Alzheimer's.  As days went buy I became depressed isolating myself in the back room ... Read on »
Bipolar - Is Anything Working - I'm Confused by Jewells 2 Comments Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Is Lithium Working? I've been taking Lithium for over a year steady now. I've gone from 1 300mg a day, to 1600 mg a day, to 1600 mg a day, and now back to 300 mg. I ... Read on »
Bipolar and the Creative Mine Shifts by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I make jewelry. Or, at least I did. I've been buying beads and findings so I can go home and set up to make my jewelry. The problem is my creative juices are gone. I ... Read on »
Bipolar Caues Confusion - You Can Survive by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I'm beginning to think confusion is my middle name.  Mostly, I get confused about blogging.  Well that's not all I get confused about.  I have so many blogs that ... Read on »
Bipolar Depressions Taking My Mom Away - What Do I Do? by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I'm at at wits end and it may sound harsh for what I'm about to say.  But, I need to journal so that I can free myself from the pain I feel. My mom is givin ... Read on »
Bipolar Disorder Signs - Bipolar Disorder Center - EverydayHealth.com by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Bipolar Disorder Signs - Bipolar Disorder Center - EverydayHealth.com The above link will take you to a really great site where you can check the signs of B ... Read on »
Bipolar is Out of Control by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I'm bored!  My life is out of control. I don't do anything! I just sit back in my little cracker box of a room and watch TV. Oh, I play on eBay and  research on ... Read on »
Bipolar or ADHD by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I'm so tired,  it's 1:20am and I can't seem to sleep.  This has been going on for the past two weeks.  My mind has become blank and confused.  I can't seem to co ... Read on »
Bipolar: Drinking Alcohol is not the Solution by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I stopped the pain of bipolar by drinking, but I almost stopped the pain by death. I didn't know alcohol made my bipolar worse until March 2009, when I quit dr ... Read on »
Bipolar: I'm Not Feeling Right - I Wobble by Jewells 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder For the last 3 days I'm been feeling really weird and get tired fast.  I've been sleeping more than I usually do.  I can't read, because my attention span is a m ... Read on »
BIPOLAR: PURSUE YOUR DREAMS by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Lately I've been feeling restless and depressed.  It's like I'm living between time and space. Nothing makes me happy except the memories of my family. I sometim ... Read on »
Bipolar: Abandoned and Lonely by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Abandoned and Lonely - this is how I feel today. Friday I felt was high on life.  I went out for the first time in 3 years and had a great time!  Today I feel ... Read on »
Bipolar: Alone at 19 by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder I discovered I had bipolar when I was a teen in the late 60's.  In 1968 while in High School, I wasn't much involved in the social activities of  high school.  I ... Read on »
Bipolar: Chaos of Life by Jewells Posted in: Blog Posts in Bipolar Disorder Bipolar has wreck havoc in my life by changing everything around me including friends. I no longer have close friends, because they didn't understand me.  They w ... Read on »