On this Wellness Wednesday, we're tackling mental health.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, director of pediatric bipolar disorders program at Baylor College of Medicine Dr. Kirti Saxena shares symptoms and treatment options for bipolar disorders.
Symptoms of bipolar disorder includes:
- Euphoric or irritable mood
- Increased energy
- Decreased need for sleep,
- Increased talkativeness, difficult to interrupt,
- Racing thoughts
- Inflated sense of self-esteem
- Reckless and impulsive behaviors