What is Bipolar Disorder?
Bipolar Disorder is a mental health condition characterized by recurring episodes of manic and depressive mood swings, affecting a person's energy levels, emotions, and ability to function effectively.
Bipolar Disorder is a serious mood disorder characterized by extreme shifts in mood and energy levels. It includes episodes of mania or hypomania (elevated mood, increased energy, impulsivity) and episodes of depression (persistent sadness, fatigue, hopelessness). These mood swings can significantly affect an individual's daily life, relationships, and overall well-being. The exact cause of Bipolar Disorder is not fully understood but may involve genetic, biological, and environmental factors. Treatment typically includes mood stabilizing medications, psychotherapy, and lifestyle adjustments to help individuals manage their symptoms and achieve stability in their emotional and functional lives.