Book Title – Bipolar Disorder For Dummies
Book Author Last Name – Fink
Total Number of Pages – 360
Book Description – Bipolar Disorder affects many more people than just the 2.5 million American’s who suffer from the disease. Spouses, siblings, co-workers, and other family and friends all have a vested interest in the health and wellbeing of those diagnosed or suspected as being bipolar, and these people, as much as the millions who have the disorder themselves, make up the market for this Bipolar Disorder For Dummies.
Topics Covered in this Book – Consumer Health
Bipolar Disorder For Dummies
Bipolar Disorder affects many more people than just the 2.5 million Americans who suffer from the disease. Like depression and other serious illnesses, bipolar disorder also affects spouses, partners, family members, friends and coworkers. And, according to the Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation, 15% of children diagnosed with ADHD may actually be suffering from early-onset of Bipolar Disorder.
Bipolar Disorder For Dummies reveals some of the causes and consequences of bipolar disorder, let you in on some crisis survival strategies, and describe ways that friends and family members can support loved ones who have the disease. The book includes an overview of the causes and symptoms of bipolar disorder, explains step-by-step how to obtain an accurate diagnosis, discusses the medications available, and tells what you can and can't do to help someone with the disease. You'll learn:
Complete with fill-in-the-blanks forms and charts, key web site and email addresses, and first-hand accounts from real people, Bipolar Disorder For Dummies gives you the latest information and self-help strategies you and your loved ones need to help everyone affected feel a whole lot better.