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Bi-Polar w/ ADD
Jun 26, 2004
... 1st day already trying to cheat on my diet. Unfortunately I can't cook, and worse then that is I hate anything to do with the kitchen. Guess that is how I got into this mess of eating on the go way to often. I am likely to just count carbs better then to eliminate bad carbs (not really couping with the aspect of all the foods it calls for being eliminated). I am thinking... (21 replies)
... from what I've read I think I'm bi-polar, but I don't know anyone who is so I don't know if I'm just having mood swings or if I'm really bi-polar. I'm only a teenager and admittedly all of my medical accomodations have been handled by my parents up until now, but I want to speak with a doctor without having to go through my parents (if that's possible). should I set up an... (1 replies)
... Thx for bumping this up for me Goody2shuz. Not had much internet time the last few days but its another one of those sleepless nights. I just could nt get back to sleep so I ended up here. Had another testing day yesterday but think I coped very well. Just found out my friend is pregnant ( I need IVF for those who don't know my situation ) Although I am very happy for her,... (24 replies)

... Trust me, Davina, hospitalising a teenager IS hard. I actually requested my admission because I was scared, but as soon as I got there, I regretted it. ... (14 replies)
... Hi dfroman1166! I was just recently diagnosed with Bipolar and I've been battleing ADD since I was 14. Well, I'm 25 now and I'm desperate for information too. I had my first real bout of manic depression this past Sunday evening and it was like I was in the pits of hell. I couldn't hear any other voices except the ones in my head telling me that death was the only way to... (3 replies)
AM I Bi Polar
Mar 18, 2005
... I think it is highly likely that your problem is hormonal. I am 20 and I still feel like a teenager with my hormones! Do you get pimples as this may be a further indication of hormones. ... (4 replies)
Mar 10, 2004
... I wish my mania was WOW. When I'm manic, I become irritable, paranoid (thinking everyone is mad at me and/or talking about me), a little aggressive, bored a lot and figity, eat more, etc. When I was a teenager, I used to kick holes in the wall. My depressive episodes make me cry, CRY, CRY, feel hopeless, guilty, and lost. (11 replies)
Feb 27, 2004
... How do YOU feel when YOU are in the depressed period?I feel so low and sad things tend to run off of me Im VERY irratible and I start crying for no readon I feel like a puddle of mud disentergrating into a deep wide abyss...its not a fun thing to under-go but having bipolar just sucks I am not looking for the typical stuff that is found in a book, but from a human being that... (11 replies)
Feb 27, 2004
... I have bipolar 1, and have experienced some really bad manic episodes in the past, but not for 7 years now. When I was really manic one time, I didn't sleep or eat for 5 days. After becoming disoriented, my thoughts raced so fast I couldn't hold on to them, and soon after that I became dillusional, and thought I was famous and that everyone knew me. I talked way too fast, and... (11 replies)
... :D Being 16 years old is a difficult time. You could be experiencing the pains of teenager hood (is that a true word, LOL). However, I might recommend seeing your reg dr first. He or she will be able to direct you in which way to go. Also, have you talked with your parents? They may seem dumb now but the longer I live the smarter they become. I have a 17 year old and my... (3 replies)
... ok, New Nut..... I'm going to give you a true worst nightmare scenario, hoping to bring you down to earth a bit. PAY ATTENTION...DON'T THINK THAT SOMETHING LIKE THIS CAN'T HAPPEN TO YOU, IT CAN! My ex-boyfriend is bi-polar. He was brutally abused by his father...physical, emotional, name it. As a young teenager, he was very confused about how sex... (40 replies)
... hat I might have bipolar disorder. I am mean to my boyfriend of seven years just like what is described in these posts. This is the first time I have looked into bi polar but it sounds exactly like me. I have always been up and down but just put it down to teenage mood swings. ... (26 replies)
... i'm 20 years old, and i've been suffering from depression longer than i can remember. i never really knew i was depress as a teenager because i was ignorant of it as well as completely lost in my own mind. ... (17 replies)
Debra Lafave
Sep 16, 2006
... They said the same thing for Mary Kay Letourneau that she suffered from Bi-polar disorder. Now they are doing with Debra. Maybe they were in a psychotic state due to Bi-Polar disorder which caused them go out and sexually abuse a child/teenager. We will never know the entire story. I dont think it means that anyone who has BiPolar disorder is at risk at abusing a... (28 replies)
... e never the same. Days of happy,days of sad,days of inbetween,very bad days, days he laughs, and maybe weeks of each. He has been diagnosed for 3 years and is a teenager too. He is now going through a stage where he is making friends and being accepted more. It took a lot of tough therapy and some meds. for him. ... (5 replies)
... Please don't get bogged down in the bi polar diagnosis and what it will restrict your son from doing. ... (3 replies)
... e feel so drained for the first few weeks.I know you are worried about the diagnosis and the meds, but you are on the right road! I am sure trying to diagnosis a teenager is a difficult thing, because there are so many highs and lows with them that are totally normal. ... (12 replies)
Apr 26, 2005
... Hello, I just joined this board, and am hoping someone out there can help me. I have now been told, after years and years of problems, that I am manic bi-polar depressive. They've also rough guessed that my father was also, and that these kinds of disorders have probobly run in my family, on the male side for years. I know this is going to be a shocker of an introduction, but... (4 replies)
... She said that OCD can be part of bi polar. ... (9 replies)
... Hi everyone who posted, I just want to say thank you for your responses. There have been times I have wondered if I am bi polar, but at the same time I still see myself as having General Depression and anxiety, what I have already been diagnosed with a few times. ... (8 replies)

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