9 Ways to Keep Bipolar Disorder Under Control

9 Ways to Keep Bipolar Disorder Under Control

The extreme swings in mood and energy levels that come with bipolar disorder can hamper day-to-day living. Most people diagnosed with bipolar disorder will need to manage it for the rest of their lives, so having a plan that limits mood swings is the key to your well-being. Here are nine rules to live by.

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  1. Bipolar Disorder, National Institute of Mental Health (http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/bipolar-disorder/complete-index.shtml)
  2. Bipolar Disorder (all sections), University of Maryland Medical Center (http://www.umm.edu/patiented/articles/what_bipolar_disorder_000066_1.htm)

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