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... Trumpetav, I know how you feel, I really do. I used to seriously abuse alcohol when I was manic, and boy was I proud of how much I could drink. To give you an idea, about a year ago, I drank four bottles of wine, vodka and other miscellany in one night. ... (11 replies)
... for basically anxiety, depression, BPD, and Bipolar disorders. ... (11 replies)
... I am in the same boat. I have been reading a lot about bipolar and I do think there is a connection between addictions and bipolar. ... (13 replies)

... es from me. I dont have the money or the gas but im so completely fixated on this dog so much that i cannot sleep. Let me also say I have two lap dogs already and the funny thing is i have hated dogs all my life! However, on a positive note they do calm me sometimes. they are kind of theraputic. ... (1 replies)
... My husband is on his third deployment, and I feel left behind. I feel so alone. I know better, I have been deployed as well. I know he is doing his job, and I am very proud of him. But I still feel alone. ... (4 replies)
... Thank you Dee, for your response. The meds I have been on since 1992 was and still is Lithium. I know many people have issues with it. ... (23 replies)
... I had a breakdown when I was 19. Got stabilized on meds in 1992. I am definately bipolar can look back and tell you some crazy stories when I was drinking and off meds, not sleeping and spending money like crazy...but as far as telling you my moods are rapid cycling...how does anyone know that? ... (23 replies)
... I am 29 yrs old and I am bipolar. I was diagnosed 5 years ago. I still feel sometimes in denial. I had my first bad episode after a really bad break up and finding out my parents had bought a new house in another county. My world shattered.. ... (3 replies)
... I have to take my Pristiq at night. It makes me so tired and out of it. I sleep hard at night. I am very tired and struggle to get up in the morning but started drinking regular coffee and that helps. Still not much motivation and lack of memory at times that drives me crazy!! ... (10 replies)
... ThAnks for the feed back. I go to Alanon all 4famliy members r drinking and drugn. 15 years in 12 steps but now that I have started cbt I feel a real change I have hope and I'm looking through new eyes. ... (5 replies)
Bipolar or no
Jan 11, 2010
... Gidday myogirl. I have Bipolar Disorder and Panic and anxiety disorders and I am also a nearly 11 ears sober alcoholic in AA. ... (2 replies)
... thium which has buggered my thyroid so I have to take Thyroxine for that. I am on 800mg Seroquel at night to sleep, but that huge dose doesn't even work anymore and I get the 24 hour hunger and weight gain Seroquel brings. ... (23 replies)
... addict. His wife, whom he just broken up with, is a practising psychologist. She worked in the prison system for about 20 years and is now with the Alziemers Assoc. Even though I have been sober in AA for nearly 11 years, she has poo pooed AA the whole time. ... (8 replies)
... then some work on changing some of the stuff that causes me to be this way would go a long way to giving me a solid foundation on which to move through and away from this. ... (8 replies)
... I am a 10 years sober alcoholic in AA and I also suffer from Bipolar II and Panic and Anxiety. I now know I had early Onset Mental Illness which came about probably due to genetics but also my terrible upbringing. ... (4 replies)
... Psychiatrists have long suspected that every bipolar episode can make the nature of the disorder evolve. ... (1 replies)
... t that means, in fact its difficult for me to know exactly what it means but I'll write here my understanding, the impact it has had on me in terms of how I feel and have felt, and how this has changed under medication and supervision. ... (1 replies)
... a day ...on weekends just two but i had to join in and like I was really paying attention. For almost a week I wouldn't speak or even look at them. Shoot all they wanted to discuss was drinking and dopping... ... (44 replies)
... This is very hard for me since my brother and I are both Bipolar, we are our only family, but he is in constant denial. ... (0 replies)
... Here is a list from the bipolar symptoms primer sticky at the top of this message board. I will try to give examples from my own experience and from what I've read about each symptom. Maybe that will help you get a clearer picture of the text book definitions? ... (5 replies)


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