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I have horrible mood swings and have anxiety. My father and my sisters both have the same problem. It affects my relationships. I know I need help?
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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Mood disorders
Yes, mood disorders can run in families.
Please find a therapist or a psychiatrist to address these issues.

In brief: Mood disorders
Yes, mood disorders can run in families.
Please find a therapist or a psychiatrist to address these issues.
Dr. Michio Abe
Dr. Michio Abe
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Dr. Jana Tomsky
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes it is a concern
Severe mood swing are not just occasional moodines but may be sign of clinical "chemistry inbalance" leading to "bipolar disorder" - or swing of high& depressed mood.
It is frequently hereditary and severe cases benefit from medication in order to function socialy, work, family etc. It is wise to seek medical attention.

In brief: Yes it is a concern
Severe mood swing are not just occasional moodines but may be sign of clinical "chemistry inbalance" leading to "bipolar disorder" - or swing of high& depressed mood.
It is frequently hereditary and severe cases benefit from medication in order to function socialy, work, family etc. It is wise to seek medical attention.
Dr. Jana Tomsky
Dr. Jana Tomsky
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