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Tips for Dating Someone With Bipolar Disorder
What's it's Like Dating Someone With Bipolar Disorder
Signs of bipolar in a man can are hugely variable, and they won't be the same for everyone. While it's true that men and women experience bipolar disorder in similar ways, the effects of the condition may be different depending on hormones, brain chemicals and environmental factors. Men often exhibit symptoms of bipolar differently than women, so it helps to know what to look out for. With this in mind, what are the signs the man you're dating has bipolar, and what should you do if you spot them? Bipolar signs in men, outlined by the DSM-5, are the same as they are for women. However, the symptoms of bipolar disorder may present differently according to gender. Cycles of mania and depression: Defined by a state of euphoria, fast speech, lots of different ideas or intense anger or irritability, mania affects people with bipolar I disorder.
Dating With Bipolar Can Be an Exhausting Cycle of Intensity and Bailing
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