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Bipolar Is Cool on Facebook!

What happens when you search the word “bipolar” on Facebook? My profile shows up! Along with a detailed illustration of my family tree! Not really.

Fellow blogger John McManamy did this the other night, and his results were surprising: more than 500 finds. Tune in to hear his interesting thoughts at “Knowledge is Necessary.” He asks the question, could Bipolar Disorder be making a come back? Are we, you know, cool????


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  • Marcia

    What do you do when you have a hyperactive retired husband that never quits talking? I work 10 hour days and come to this ever night.

  • Shanna

    Marcia, I am a SAHM…VERY hyperective and Love Love Love to talk. My husband of almost 5 years has learned that when he comes in from work i give him a cool down phaise maybe 20 minutes and then he lets me ramble on for the next 20-30 minutes. After that we go on and I try my best not to over load him by rambling on. I know he loves me very dearly….but I DO have a tendency to “drive him crazy” lol. You could try suggesting this to your husband or continue to pray to god for the strength to handle him, and the wisdom to understand him. I have been blessed with Bi-Polar for nearly 21 years. And recently got blessed with Anxiety issues and what I knew I had all along ADHD! I feel it is a blessing in disguise. And if things get crazy call time out for 2 minutes. And then let him ramble on my husband does it ALOT! hope this helped!

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