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... Yes. That has happened to me before. It especially was worse during a major manic episode where I was in psychosis. ... (8 replies)
... to a Bipolar man. He was TERRIFIED to tell me before we married but it has been so so good. I have found that the best thing for me is taking the stress off of him and just accepting his feelings. ... (26 replies)
... I read recently that a whopping 90 percent of marriages to a bipolar person end in divorce. This is very scary to me. I'm in a happy relationship now but I haven't told him I'm bipolar yet, he knows I suffer from depression though. I'm also worried about trying to have children. ... (26 replies)

Myriad of Concerns
Aug 14, 2007
... I think it's a very good idea to continue to try what your psychologist prescribes. It may not be easy, and you may try ten wrong drugs before you find the right one, but it is worth it. ... (1 replies)
... it has NOTHING to do with the other person or how wonderful they are or what they were 'lacking'. ... (32 replies)
... Amazing what is tolerated here. I've read this whole thread, and I had to say something, it was a real eye opener. But just because we who aren't bipolar have seen others hurt, or are hurt ourselves doesn't mean we can load up on another who is OBVIOUSLY hurting themselves. ... (188 replies)
... Bipolar people...I still haven't actually gotten use to that term or label...I'm a bipolar person....hmmm. I'm new to this site. ... (8 replies)
... Here is an example of what we do with our son who has ADHD when he is being difficult with putting on his clothes in the morning, pulling the typical laziness routine or being naughty. ... (8 replies)
... I was married to a wonderful man for 32 years. He was loud, pushy, brash, irratic, demanding, overbearing, ambitious, a deep thinker, tireless, sexy. You get the idea. I was 28, he was 32. Had no idea what bipolar was, nor did he. ... (11 replies)
... I compare BPD to diabetes often, because they are very simillar. The effects of not managing your diabetes are severe. ... (21 replies)
... and I said that I did not have kids but wanted them so I might not be the person for him. He said he would def start another family with the right woman. ... (0 replies)
... I've been recently diagnosed with bipolar 2 and have huge problems with it. ... (4 replies)
... It sounds like you've been through alot. I want to emphasize that taking meds to treat bipolar is not a sign of weakness. I take several meds for my bipolar and do not feel ashamed for doing so. It took 2 incidents before I finally realized that when I am off of my meds, I am a person I do not like. ... (17 replies)
... Wow! I recieved some excellent responses on this subject..... and here I thought it was just happening to me. ... (37 replies)
... Thanks again. Sometimes this board feels like a lifeline for me. ... (6 replies)
... is the case with me, I can somehow incorporate this into my life without letting my husbands jealousy, and control issues and insecurities hold me back. I live a comfortable life, and most of the past years have been happy. ... (30 replies)
... Hi all. This is going to be a long thread....bare with me please. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks everyone for the replies. I've been offline for awhile and was so glad to see the responses. It helps to know that I am not alone, although I hate knowing that this is life for so many people. ... (6 replies)
... then, yeah, that's always there as a option. ... (40 replies)
... thank you both for coming to my aide. ... (23 replies)

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