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How will I be able to tell when i've been cured of my manic-depressive disorder?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Stay Protected
We don't yet know how 2 cure manic-depressive disorder (aka bipolar disorder).
We speak of helping people manage their symptoms & warning signs 2 prevent the recurrence of any manic or depressive episodes. Having loved ones & doctors u trust 2 help u watch 4 warning signs & help that ensure u stay well is ur best protection. Unfortunately, this disorder is notorious 4 causing people 2 lose insight.

In brief: Stay Protected
We don't yet know how 2 cure manic-depressive disorder (aka bipolar disorder).
We speak of helping people manage their symptoms & warning signs 2 prevent the recurrence of any manic or depressive episodes. Having loved ones & doctors u trust 2 help u watch 4 warning signs & help that ensure u stay well is ur best protection. Unfortunately, this disorder is notorious 4 causing people 2 lose insight.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Manic depression
Is a chronic remittent illness , no cure .
If u comply with u medication , excersize , see a therapist , reduce u stress level and refrain from illicit substance use u can function well . Famous people has it and did well with it.

In brief: Manic depression
Is a chronic remittent illness , no cure .
If u comply with u medication , excersize , see a therapist , reduce u stress level and refrain from illicit substance use u can function well . Famous people has it and did well with it.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Agree
with the answers you have already received.
The good news is that even it bipolar disorder is not curable - there are many effective treatments. Treatment when combined with healthy lifestyle can markedly improve quality of life. Take care.

In brief: Agree
with the answers you have already received.
The good news is that even it bipolar disorder is not curable - there are many effective treatments. Treatment when combined with healthy lifestyle can markedly improve quality of life. Take care.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. John Moranville
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No "cure"
Unfortunately, never. You can be stabilized on medications or even without medications you may go for long periods of time with no significant episodes, but just like diabetes, hypertension and many other chronic illnesses, there is no "cure" at this time.

In brief: No "cure"
Unfortunately, never. You can be stabilized on medications or even without medications you may go for long periods of time with no significant episodes, but just like diabetes, hypertension and many other chronic illnesses, there is no "cure" at this time.
Dr. John Moranville
Dr. John Moranville
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