As mentioned in my previous post I have been suffering from moderate fatigue and tiredness for the past few weeks. Some commentators on the post highlighted that it could be due to Olanzapine and that I should look at reducing my dose, however, I did a little bit more investigating and discovered that the fatigue … Continue reading Statin Could Be Causing My Fatigue
I have applied for a job for the first time in over a year. This job is in a field I haven't worked in before, its in a healthcare facility, so it will be very interesting I am sure. However, I have only applied for the job so still very early stages. Thought I would … Continue reading First Job Application In A Year
Throughout the timeline of this blog I have been through a lot of medication changes as well as life changes. It is those life changes that promoted this post. I believe I have hit close to rock bottom. Let me explain how: * Finances - well this time last year I was a high flying … Continue reading Hitting Rock Bottom
Just sitting here, three months after watching all nine seasons of this TV Show based on its namesake in the UK and I realize just how much in common I actually have with the two bipolar characters in the show. Those characters are Ian Gallagher and Monica Gallagher. It is refreshing and resonating to watch … Continue reading Bipolar Characters In Shameless
Bipolar disorder is another name for what was once known as manic depression. The word bipolar describes the mood fluctuations – from the extremely elated mood (mania) to the very low mood (depression) – that people with this condition may experience. There is now far more knowledge and understanding about how to treat and support … Continue reading A Guide To Bipolar Disorder
For a few days, no, actually weeks there has been something off about my mood. I have lost any enjoyment I had in life, I am sleeping a whole heap more, can't get out of bed and just generally feel worthless. Top this off with suicidal ideation on a daily basis, you can say life … Continue reading Hello Again Depression
I am hoping I have a winning combination to fight off my loneliness with a good book and an average coffee. The book is Relevation Space by Alastair Reynolds. I love me some science fiction and fantasy novels. Any of you guys try to pick up a book and read it?