New Hope: Treating Bipolar Disorder With Gut Bacteria

Diane Ellis has been on medication for bipolar disorder for nearly 19 years now. Distressed most of the time because of the crippling nature of the disease, which engulfs one in a cycle of depression and mania / hyper mania, there is now hope for Ellis. She is all set to become one of the […]

Learn To Minimize The Symptoms Of Your Manic Depressive State

It’s a proven fact that a manic depressive person could be crippled by the abnormality of his or her moods. This mental health disorder would be extremely distressing not only to the patient but to other close family members and friends as well. The great news is that there are several things that you can […]

Obsessive Defiant Disorders – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

“Obsessive defiant disorders”, usually referred to as “Oppositional Defiant Disorder” or “ODD”, is a diagnosis given to children of any age who consistently evidence most or all of the following negative behaviors: 1. Refusal to do what they’re told 2. Frequent loss of temper 3. Blame others for their own mistakes 4. Stubbornness 5. Manipulative […]

Keeping Your Heart And Brain Healthy

Do you know that there is a connection between homocysteine and your heart and brain health? Homocysteine is a type of amino acid (building block of protein) that is produced by the human body during protein metabolism. It is not obtained from the diet. The body makes homocysteine from the amino acid methionine in the […]

How Brain Chemistry May Lead to Compulsive Masturbation

As most men know, masturbation is an excellent way to relieve sexual tension, release daily stress or simply to have a good time with oneself. (It also can have a positive impact on penis health by keeping the organ well exercised.) Although many guys worry about their rate of masturbation, few are actually compulsive masturbators. […]

The Combination of Factors Which May Cause Bipolar Disorder

When it comes to the mental illness of bipolar disorder, there are no definitive answers as to exactly what causes it; however, bipolar disorder is biological as it affects a certain part of the brain where the neurotransmitters or the chemical messengers of the brain -which include serotonin and norepinephrine-, experience some type of malfunction. […]

Natural Treatment For Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar is not an easy condition. A significant number of people experience this disorder. Not many of them are aware of the benefits of natural treatment for bipolar disorder. What is bipolar disorder? Another term for Bipolar disorder is manic depression. This is a disease where the person affected person alternately feels extreme depression and […]

Bipolar Disorder: A History

According to bipolar support groups, bipolar disorder is an illness that has been around for a long time. Early medical records show that this illness was first talked about in the 17th century. Ever since then we have come a long way. In the early days no medication was available to cure this disease but […]

Why Bipolar Disorder Can Be So Dangerous

There is nothing abnormal about having days with ups and downs. Most people have a middle ground to come back to after dealing with good and bad days. Those who suffer with Bipolar disorder (manic depression) do not have the luxury of finding a middle ground. They constantly find themselves on one end of the […]