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Bipolar Affective Disorder (BPAD) aka Manic Depression

Bipolar disorder causes extreme mood changes that may disrupt daily life.

As the name suggests, this disorder can make a person experience low episodes called Depression and high episodes called Mania or Hypomania.

Symptoms of manic episodes include showing very high energy in speech and activity, agitation, and a reduced need for sleep.

Symptoms of depressive episodes include low energy and motivation, lack of interest in daily activities and sometimes suicidal thoughts.

Bipolar disorder is a life long disease which can respond well to medicines and other therapies that can help people function well and lead fulfilling lives.

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