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manic depression vs bipolar disorder

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience in Psychiatry
Same thing: Manic depression is the old term 4 the same illness.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Mania: I am not sure what your question is. However, if you are experiencing uncontrolled mania, it is very important for you to see your psychotropic medic ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Bipolar: Bipolar is manic depression, both can be manic /depressed/or mixed.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
The decade's DSM: About a century ago it all began and much is the same, but for boundary lines. Few use the M-D term now but otherwise the differences are hard to lock ... Read More

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