What is bipolar disorder? Bipolar disorder, sometimes known as manic depression, is a type of mental disorder where people experience periods of extreme lows, known as depression, as well as periods of extreme highs, or manic episodes. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.
This video covers the definition, signs and symptoms, as well as treatments for bipolar disorder.
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Audio/visuals: Tanner Marshall, MS
Script: Brooke Miller, PHD
Reviewer: Rishi Desai, MD, MPH
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