Bipolar disorderOverview

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition that affects your moods, which can swing from 1 extreme to another. It used to be known as manic depression.

overview

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition that causes extreme mood swings.

symptoms

The main symptoms of bipolar disorder are episodes of extreme highs and lows, which can last for several weeks.

treatments_overview

Treatments for bipolar disorder include medicines and talking therapies.

Page last reviewed: 14/03/2019
Next review due: 14/03/2022