Managing Bipolar Disorder
Last updated 5/8/2017 at 7:43pm
The month of May is Mental Health month. It is time to learn about afflictions that are the painful reality for hundreds of Americans.
As a member of NAMITA (National Alliance on Mental Illness-Transylvania Advocates), I feel lucky to have comfort and support nearby. Professional literature and information on support groups are available by calling Kay Speckman, president of the local NAMI, at 883-4603.
Allow me to speak from my experience with bipolar disorder. When I was diagnosed a few years ago, I feared it was a death sentence. Not so. Bipolar cannot be cured, but it can be treat...