Bipolar Disorder and Suicide

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As many as 1 in 5 people living with Bipolar Disorder attempt suicide. HealthyPlace.com Medical Director, Dr. Harry Croft delves into Bipolar Disorder and suicide and why the statistics are so high.

For comprehensive information on Bipolar Disorder, visit the HealthyPlace.com Bipolar Information Center: http://www.healthyplace.com/bipolar-disorder/

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"I quit taking the meds. A week later I saw the neurologist. The tests were inconclusive. From there I was sent to see yet another shrink. I was a mess."

Amy

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