When Anxiety Stops Everything

The secret to being a successful blogger is to be always writing things that can benefit others. A good blogger should see a problem and then show you how to fix it. I wish I was that blogger. Anxiety has slowly been taking over my life to the point that now it has nearly crippled me. I’m not leaving the house, seeing friends or going … Continue reading When Anxiety Stops Everything

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11 Things: The Truth About Surviving Bipolar Disorder

Let’s get real for a moment. Living with bipolar disorder sucks. There’s no way to sugarcoat that fact. Occasionally there are positive aspects, like the manic days when you’re able to spring clean your whole house, but for the most part, every single day with the disease sucks. Surviving bipolar is a constant struggle. I’m not looking for sympathy with this post. No, instead, I want … Continue reading 11 Things: The Truth About Surviving Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Musings: Conquer Fear by Learning to be Strong on the Darkest Days

Fear. It’s something we all live with, whether we have bipolar disorder or not. Since it’s been on my mind quite a bit lately, I decided to dedicate this week’s Bipolar Musings post to that subject. This post will not only look at fear but some positive quotes that can help you overcome fear and be stronger even on your darkest days. Part of this assistance … Continue reading Bipolar Musings: Conquer Fear by Learning to be Strong on the Darkest Days

11 Simple Ways to improve your bipolar life

11 Simple Ways To Improve Your Bipolar Life

Like most illnesses, Bipolar disorder will only get worse if not properly treated. Let’s be honest, though, treating manic depression correctly involves a lot of trial and error. The drug cocktail that works for you might send someone else into hypomania. There is some good news, though. You can improve your bipolar life. While not every medication will work for every patient, there are some … Continue reading 11 Simple Ways To Improve Your Bipolar Life

Having a successful relationship when one partner has bipolar or another mental illness.

Bipolar Musings: Riding in Chaos on the Relationship Carousel

So, I’m bipolar. You probably suspected, based on the name of my blog. Being such often means living in a very different world than what most people see. This is especially true when you are in a bipolar relationship, but there is hope that you can be successful. This article lists seven things you can do to improve your odds. What is a bipolar relationship? … Continue reading Bipolar Musings: Riding in Chaos on the Relationship Carousel