When you truly believe you're immune to harm, life gets complicated.
Here's how to not let it get in the way of your relationships.
As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.
"I took on the challenge of studying my father and his condition by photographing his daily endeavors."
My bipolar depression isn't something I try to hide, but I wanted to face the potential stigma head on.
"The worst is when you're told that you can just snap out of depression as if it's just a matter of pulling yourself together."
It’s tempting to believe the manic periods of bipolar can be somehow made productive. In my experience, they can’t.
One of the hardest aspects of living with a mental illness is the searching for the right medication, and then the right dosage.
A new study found that a common parasite often spread by cats is not to blame for the development of mental health issues.
When my husband Alex saw his life thrown into chaos by bipolar disorder, it left my boyfriend and I in the lurch. But together, the three of us have proved stronger than one crisis.
It can still be dangerous to disclose your condition to your line manager, so how can we change work culture to protect the mentally ill?
We're told to speak about our problems, but that overlooks the fact it's sometimes hard to realise there even is a problem.