bipolar disorder

Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar I and Bipolar II disorder is an illness that leads to severe mood swings, called episodes, with the most severe form being Bipolar I, marked by cycling between extreme emotional ups (manic episodes) and downs (depressive episodes). With Bipolar II, the "up" cycle never reaches full-blown mania. Instead, people experience intense elevated moods known as "Hypomania". People with both Bipolar I and II also suffer from depressive episodes, however the depression will usually be less intense than those with Bipolar II.
The manic phase can include the following symptoms:
Symptoms of depressive episodes of bipolar disorder may include:
Attencia® works with patients diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder by establishing firm routines that can help manage their daily activities which include sufficient sleep, regular meals, and exercise.