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By Vatsal Thakkar

For years, those that suffered from melancholy or bipolar affliction have been stigmatized for his or her difficulties. at the present time, so much scientists think those health problems are as a result of chemical imbalances within the mind and will be corrected with drugs and speak remedy. melancholy and Bipolar ailment offers simple evidence, together with its factors and coverings.

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D. S. , 1977 • Kurt Cobain, lead singer of Nirvana, 1994 • Vince Foster, White House lawyer for President Bill Clinton, 1993 • Margaux Hemingway, actress and model, 1996 • Dana Plato, actress from the TV show Diff’rent Strokes, 1999 • Hannelore Kohl, wife of former German chancellor Helmut Kohl, 2001 • Bernard Loiseau, French chef, 2003 • Spalding Gray, actor and writer, 2004 • Hunter S. Thompson, writer/journalist, 2005 47 48 Depression and Bipolar Disorder normal, since it is natural for people to question their purpose in life and their place in this world.

Jane Pauley’s episodes of major depression and mania began in 1999, after she received steroid treatment for a skin condition. This treatment was thought to trigger an underlying predilection she had for a mood disorder. She has stated that her late father may have had bipolar disorder that went undiagnosed. Pauley’s bout with this disease played a role in her decision to leave her job at Dateline. In her book, she explains that during one of her manic phases, she impulsively bought a house over the Internet.

A child who is manic may engage in daredevil behaviors or have extreme and rapid mood swings. Bipolar disorder that develops in childhood is often difficult to distinguish from attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). MANIC DISORDER? You may notice from the above descriptions that there is no mood disorder that consists solely of mania. With our current level of understanding, an individual with a history of just one manic episode is still diagnosed with bipolar disorder, even if he or she has never had a major depressive episode.

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