Two Big Taboo’s For A Person With Bipolar Disorder

My Brain Has Hiccups

Van Gogh Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Shots‘Instructions for most psychiatric medications warn users not to drink alcohol, but people with bipolar disorder frequently abuse alcohol and other drugs. While some patients stop drinking when they are depressed, it is more common that someone with bipolar disorder drinks during low moods.’ [Source: WEBMD.]

Bipolar disorder is marked by extreme mood swings. Drinking alcohol, or abusing recreational drugs, can often amplify your mood swings. People with bipolar disorder often turn to alcohol and/or drugs in an attempt to quiet their symptoms, especially the manic symptoms.

View original post 466 more words

Advertisements

We love comments (hint hint).

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s