mrsbipolarr:

                               Indicators that your depression is really bipolar disorder
                               

                                       

  • You’ve experienced repeated episodes of major depression
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  • You had your first episode of major depression before age 25
  •                                    

  • You have a first-degree relative with bipolar disorder
  •                                    

  • When you’re not depressed, your mood and energy levels are higher than most people’s
  •                                    

  • When you’re depressed, you oversleep and overeat
  •                                    

  • Your episodes of major depression are short (less than 3 months)
  •                                    

  • You’ve lost contact with reality while depressed
  •                                    

  • You’ve had postpartum depression before
  •                                    

  • You’ve developed mania or hypomania while taking an antidepressant
  •                                    

  • Your antidepressant stopped working after several months
  •                                    

  • You’ve tried 3 or more antidepressants without success
  •                                

Source: PsychEducation.org
                               

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