Depression Community
bipolar I and II
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to depression, counseling, sleep problems, and nutrition.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

bipolar I and II

what is the difference between bipolar I and II
Related Discussions
520191_tn?1355639002
Bipolar I is when you have experienced at least one episode of mania.
Bipolar II is when you have experienced at least one episode of hypo-mania.

Hypo-mania is a milder form of mania and doesn't end you up in hospital etc. You can't have bipolar II if you have ever had a manic episode but if you are Bipolar I you can have both Hypo-mania and mania.

Here's a link that explains it in more detail
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bipolar_disorder

Freddie
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572 commented on nursegirl6572's status
3 hrs ago
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572 HAAPY EASTER to my MH famil... Comment
4 hrs ago
1639915_tn?1378932813
Blank
jenjen08 How is everyone doing... Ha... Comment
14 hrs ago
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Mood Tracker
Track your mood over time
Start Tracking Now
Top Mood Disorders Answerers
1110049_tn?1384640486
Blank
4Maddie44
Dorset, United Kingdom
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
585414_tn?1288944902
Blank
ILADVOCATE
NY
6726276_tn?1388332222
Blank
CRSeaside
Huntington Beach, CA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
1551327_tn?1389046959
Blank
Bubulous
Tompkinsville, KY
Depression Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
Apr 16 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Mood Disorders Answerers
1110049_tn?1384640486
Blank
4Maddie44
Dorset, United Kingdom
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
585414_tn?1288944902
Blank
ILADVOCATE
NY
6726276_tn?1388332222
Blank
CRSeaside
Huntington Beach, CA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
1551327_tn?1389046959
Blank
Bubulous
Tompkinsville, KY