So is this new outbreak really something to be concerned about or is it just another seasonal flu. Well, according to many of the websites and news sites that I frequent it is spreading at an alarming rate and posing a treat to those who are immuno-compromised. Now, the thing is the smidgen of anxiety … Continue reading Coronavirus & Anxiety
So I have a pretty significant life decision that I have to make within the month. In short it involves making a decision between staying where I am or moving an hour away from here. Now here is the story. I live in City A. I have shared custody in City A with two of … Continue reading Need Help With A Big Life Decision
In popular culture Bipolar is often seen by others as being just major depression and people committing suicide. From my experiences the majority of people don't know about the manic side of the disorder. I have found that the character Ian Gallagher from the TV Show Shameless is the closest interpretation of a person living … Continue reading What Is Bipolar To Me
I found this pretty controversial post of reddit and thought I would share to gather your thoughts? First of all, I'm not downplaying the horrors of having a terminal illness. Most people don't want to have an illness that causes death. And I understand that. But here are my thoughts. I, personally, wish that mental … Continue reading I Wish Mental Illness Was Terminal
Let's start by saying I am not or never was an alcoholic. I'd like a few cold beers over the weekend, like many other people. Nowadays, since I have been on all these medications for Bipolar I have no desire to drink any alcohol and that is not like me. I wonder what medications cause … Continue reading Bipolar Medication Has Stopped Me Drinking Alcohol
As of two weeks today I have not had a smartphone, for reasons to do with me going to court, etc, long story I may tell sometime. Anyway, I have had a phone that basically just calls and texts, it has no apps on it, it's too slow for any of that stuff. So basically … Continue reading Opinion: Stress-free Life Without A Smartphone
Just as the question says? The recommendation should have somebody with bipolar or another mental illness. The only one I ca thank of is Winnie The Pooh, as Donkey suffers depression. What others do you recommend?