Are severe mood swings disrupting your life? Bipolar disorder may be the cause.
Life has its ups and downs, so it’s natural that our moods will vary. Sometimes we feel on top of the world; other times, we’re sad, lonely and discouraged. It’s all part of dealing with the challenges and changes life hands us every day.
But some people deal with mood swings so dramatic that they tend to disrupt every aspect of their lives, from careers to relationships. These extreme highs and lows can be caused by an organic brain condition known as bipolar disorder.
If you or someone you know suffers from mood swings that seem impossible to control, it’s time to learn more about bipolar disorder. The good news is that this condition can be successfully treated. Millions of people with bipolar disorder have found the resources and support they need to control their moods and live in good health.
IMPORTANT: Mood disorders can cause extreme emotional distress. If you are having thoughts of suicide, call 911 now or go to the nearest emergency room.