No Dysfunction

It's not best to allow your dysfunction to define you. Reduce the amount of time that you talk about being ill. Refuse to allow illness to become a permanent place in your thoughts. Thank you for being with me. Let us rebuild a healthy state of mind. Angel love and rainbows. Love, Francesca.

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The Dark Side of Bipolar Disorder

I have been living with bipolar disorder for about 4 years now. It was initially misdiagnosed as Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). Since Bipolar 2 disorder is characterised mainly by severe depressive episodes and hypomaina (which can be hard to detect and diagnose - since most, if not all people exhibit hypo-mania as extreme happiness). Whereas, … Continue reading The Dark Side of Bipolar Disorder

Chronic illnesses That Are Linked To Mental Health

Certain Chronic illnesses are linked to mental health issues such as depression and anxiety. Symptoms of Depression are as follows: Persistent SadnessInsomnia or sleepinessIncreased or decrease appetiteSuicidal thoughtsLack of concentrationSocial isolationExcessive cryingRepeatedly going over thoughtsWeight gain or weight lossSlowness in activityFatigue Symptoms of Anxiety are as follows: Hyper-vigilanceLack of concentrationExcessive worryFeelings of impending doomRestlessnessIrritabilityNauseaPalpitationsTremblingRacing thoughtsSweating … Continue reading Chronic illnesses That Are Linked To Mental Health