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ADHD and Addiction

It’s common for people to have a mental illness, such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), which slowly contributes to the development of addiction. Typically, illnesses such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder, because of the emotional pain that one endures with these illnesses, contribute to addiction. However, other disorders have also been known to contribute to addiction, such as …Read More

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Tips For Managing Your Bipolar Disorder

Managing Your Bipolar Disorder Bipolar disorder is “a chronically recurring condition involving mood swings that swing between the highs of mania and the lows of depression,” according to Psychology Today. If not cared for properly, this disorder can negatively impact a person’s daily life such as family, relationships, or job. A survey found that 9 in 10 patients claimed to have cancelled social engagements …Read More

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Common Causes of Mood Swings

The definition of a mood swing is an abrupt and apparently unaccountable change of mood.  They can occur for no apparent reason or they can be brought on by circumstances though the mood might be out of proportion to what is really going on. These mood swings can be the result of many different causes. Below is a list of …Read More

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The Signs and Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

Having a mental illness is actually quite common in the United States, despite the judgment that most people have towards someone with a mental illness. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, approximately 26.2 of American adults have been diagnosed with a mental disorder. Furthermore, it’s also very common that those with a mental illness also have a substance …Read More