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I think I may be bipolar. How can I know for sure?
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: See a psychiatrist
Not always easy 2 make diagnosis bring record of mood swings & close friend or relative who has observed u over time.

In brief: See a psychiatrist
Not always easy 2 make diagnosis bring record of mood swings & close friend or relative who has observed u over time.
Dr. Douglas Bey
Dr. Douglas Bey
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
In brief: There are many ways
Best to discuss with your doctor. Depends on your age.
There are many good web sites, but the nimh & nmha probably the best to check out. A recognized screening tool is the mood disorder questionnaire. You can fill it out online if you're an adult: http://www.Nmha.Org/bipolar/questionnaire.Cfm. Print it out and take it to your doctor.

In brief: There are many ways
Best to discuss with your doctor. Depends on your age.
There are many good web sites, but the nimh & nmha probably the best to check out. A recognized screening tool is the mood disorder questionnaire. You can fill it out online if you're an adult: http://www.Nmha.Org/bipolar/questionnaire.Cfm. Print it out and take it to your doctor.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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