(2022) | Useful to Parent Centers for sharing with families, schools, and other community organizations involved with children, youth, or adults with bipolar disorder


This article in Medical News Today begins by stating: “Bipolar disorder is a common but often misunderstood mental health condition. The misrepresentation of bipolar disorder and other psychiatric conditions in the media can lead to fear and stigma that make it difficult for people to understand what it is like to live with bipolar disorder.”

To help society better understand the reality of bipolar disorder and help reduce stigma, the article presents facts and stats in infographic form, making it quite easy to read and remember. That is the way the article discusses prevalence of the disorder, symptoms, length of episodes, types, causes and age of onset, complications, exercise, outlook, and summary.

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