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Asked in ADD-ADHD, Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Can a bipolar depression be diagnosed as ADHD?
Bipolar disorders often come with alternating personalities; mania is one of these states and it highly resembles ADHD. Individuals suffering from bipolar disorder during mania are extremely energetic, hyper, and talkative. However, those suffering from bipolar disorder leave this state. A full medical history would be used by a doctor to determine whether it was ADHD or bipolar disorder. ...
Asked in Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Should I Test Myself for Bipolar Disorder?
Mood swings are common and affect a large number of people, but most dismiss them as if they are nothing out of the ordinary. But, mood swings can be indicative of a more serious condition known as bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is a condition where individuals experience extreme highs and lows. These lows often turn into depression. Because bipolar disorder so closely resembles depression, those suffering from this disorder are often times diagnosed with depression. Individuals should take a test online or with...
Asked in Sociopathy (Psychopathy)
Can a sociopath be treated?
No. Sociopathy (Antisocial Personality Disorder) is a permanate mental disorder. Many people find that the symptoms decrease around the age of 40-50 but that is not always the case, and they never completely leave. Read more: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_can_you_stop_being_a_sociopath#ixzz1wmZ3Wg8n ...
How can you stop being a sociopath?
You can't. Sociopathy is a permanate mental disorder. Many people find that the symptoms decrease around the age of 40-50 but that is not always the case, and they never completely leave. ...
Do they use adderall to treat bipolar disorder?
no adderal is used to treat ADHD and narcolepsy other than that it isn't prescribed for anything else but a lot of people use it as a recriational drug and snort it to get a speed like feeling out of it. Actually, I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and have been prescribed Adderall XR as a way to counteract the zombie-like effects I feel from taking my antidepressants. The Adderall gives me the energy and motivation to get up in the...
How to break up with your bipolar boyfriend?
It would be so insane to break up with a person who is bipolar and you consider him bipolar even when he loves you so love doesn't see if the person is mentally challenged. Don't leave him. Give him a new hope to live and be with him. ...
Asked in Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Is it safe for children to live with a bipolar parent?
it depends on if the parent is taking medication. my aunt is bipolar and she hits my cousin all the time. she knows pressure points and it wont leave marks. :( ...
Why do verbally and mentally abusive men blame the fighting and problems on you and is it best to leave?
The person doing the abusing is always responsible for that abuse. Abusive people always place the responsibility on someone else, and they always will if they can get away with it. If a situation becomes physical, it's always time to leave. ...
Asked in Music Genres
Why did Janet Vogel Rapp Commit Suicide?
It is difficult to say exactly what she was feeling (since she did not leave any written explanation about her emotional state), but we do know that the former vocalist for the 1950s doo-wop group "The Skyliners" was suffering from manic-depression (today called Bipolar Disorder) when she ended her life in 1980. ...
Asked in Unemployment
Can people get Unemployment on unpaid administrative leave?
You do not qualify for unemployment during a leave. You have to be considered unemployed & if you are not separated from your job, then you are still considered employed. You can always file, but you will be denied. ...
Can a person with alter ego or bipolar disorder chase a girl till her death?
First, "alter ego" does not really describe a mental illness. It also does not imply dangerousness. Second, bipolar disorder does not necessarily mean the sufferer is violent or stalks. That said, if you are fearful about any person and believe the person will chase you till "her death", then you need to talk to your parents and to the police. No female should experience fear in her friendships or relationships. If you are dating someone who is violent or threatening toward you, then...
How common is a misdiagnosis of bipolar - as in diagnosed as being bipolar but not actually?
I think MOST people are misdiagnosed as NOT being bipolar. My wife is bipolar, as is her dad. I've witnessed so many levels that she has been on, that I can see just how easy it is for someone to be misdiagnosed as simply depressed or even disregarded as having "other" issues. Bipolar has many levels. At what level it is finally discovered (like Brittany Spears) can take years, as was the case with my wife. 10 years of odd behavior...
Asked in Teen Dating
How can you tell if the girl you are dating is bipolar or just not that interested in you?
Ask her However, I would tread carefully here. Implying that someone is bipolar just because they are not interested in you is going to come across as judgemental and arrogant. Better to simply ask if they are interested in you, and leave out the biploar part. ...
Asked in Anxiety Disorders
what are some facts about the panic disorder ?
Panic disorder can involve feelings of fear and anxiety. Anxiety attacks can bring on the feeling of having a heart attack. Sometimes a panic disorder can lead to someone not wanting to leave the safety of their own home. That fear is called agoraphobia. ...
Why do you always have rediculous answers?
There are always spammers and people who aren't sincere and the staff is working on that but we are doing this in our free time and do as much as we can and catching them all and change all the answers is taking time. Many people here leave correct and sincere answers. ...
Asked in Relationships
How can you leave a dream when you are ready?
the correct answer is that you cannot leave a dream whenever you would like to if you are more in control of your dream then other people are then you will be able to pinch yourself or hurt yourself and you will wake up if it is a nightmare you always leave the nightmare when the bad thing is about to happen in a dream you usally leave it when you are about to have the most wonderful thing to happen to...