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Is bipolar disorder treatable?

Can medicines and therapy treat bipolar disorder for good or is it only managed based on symptoms?

Can one start showing symptoms of ADHD as an adult?

I have heard that ADHD usually affects a person in childhood. But is it possible for symptoms to surface during adulthood too?

My son suffers from ADHD. Should I bring him to a chiropractor?

My son suffers from ADHD. Recently, someone suggested to me that I should take him to a chiropractor for treatment and to calm him down. Will this really help?

How long should I be on nicotine patches to quit smoking?

I am trying to quit smoking and the doctor has advised me to be on nicotine patches. How long will I have to use them to completely get rid of this habit?

How can I ensure my son never gets back into drugs?

With great difficulty I have been able to get my son off drugs. However I am very scared that he could get back into them. How can I help him during this phase of recovery?

Why am I not happy as all other moms around me are?

I am a new mom and I feel I am not as happy as the other moms around me are. I love my child but I still feel like I am not as happy as I could be. What could be wrong?

Why do I feel so agitated before my periods?

I am 36 years old and only within the past 8 months or so I have terrible depression and anger right before my periods. How can I prevent this from happening without taking medications?...

Can depression lead to dementia?

My mother has been living with depression for the last 3 months after my father passed away. However, lately she is also acting differently and ends up screaming all of a sudden....

Are certain mental illness treatments more effective than others?

If someone is suffering from a mental disorder what are the various ways to treat it? What have you seen is the most effective way to combat mental illness?

Can schizophrenia be treated?

I have been diagnosed with schizophrenia. Is there a guarantee that my condition will be fine when I manage it with medication?

My sister had a car accident last month. What can we do to help her?

My sister is 27 years old and she just has a bad car accident last month. She is traumatized and is scared to get back on the road. What should we do to help her?

How long will it take for my wife to recover from postpartum depression?

After the birth of our daughter, my wife has been feeling depressed. A nurse told me that this could be a sign of postpartum depression. How long will it take for her to recover?...

How can I support my husband on his road to sobriety?

My husband is trying to give up drinking but is finding it very hard and painful. I'm not sure how to help him or if the best way to help is to just leave him alone. What do...

My husband gets very violent sometimes. What should I do?

My husband and I have been married for the last 10 years. These days he losses his cool a lot and also gets a violent, though he regrets it. It's never toward me or any other...

Why am I such an introvert?

I am extremely self-conscious in public. Even sitting at my desk at work gives me panicky feelings because of the people around me. I am an extreme introvert and even if I try...

Bipolar Medicaton

What is the best medication for bipolar?

How can I get my son to not be scared of the dark?

My son is scared of the dark, and it's becoming a real problem. What should we do to get him to stop being afraid?

How serious can anorexia be?

My sister has been diagnosed with anorexia. I haven't been around, so when she was diagnosed I was really surprised. How serious can anorexia get? What should we do to help...

Can lack of sleep cause confusion in a person?

My father is 74 years old and is complaining of sleeplessness. As a result, he is usually confused in the morning. Is confusion a common side effect of sleeplessness?

My brother is 39 and single, and I think it's making him depressed. What can we do to help?

My brother is 39 years old and single. He keeps pitying himself and now seems uninvested and depressed. What can we do as a family to help him and support him?

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