PsychCentral.com: ''10 Tips for Living with a Bipolar Person'' by Charlie Centa (Last reviewed: 7-24-2015) link: http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2015/07/25/10-tips-for-living-with-a-bipolar-person/ ''Living with bipolar disorder can be extremely challenging, but living with someone who has bipolar disorder can also have its difficulties...''
45 Truths People With Bipolar Disorder Wish Others Understood
About 5.7 million adults in the U.S. live with bipolar disorder, but the illness is often misunderstood -- and people living with bipolar disorder often face a stigma. We teamed up with the International Bipolar Foundation ask people to share one thing they wish others understood about living with bipolar disorder. Here is what they had to say. #bipolar
kmlonemousewolf: I’m not Bipolar, but I know that feel… BPD is an acronym for Borderline Personality Disorder, not Bipolar Disorder. The two are often confused, but they are very different, and I just wanted to clear that up for you.
What NOT to Say to a Bipolar Person Stupid things said to people with bipolar disorder! Don’t blame every disagreement on my disease Don’t say anything about bipolar “shit” in the middle of an argument. Just because I am angry doesn’t mean I am off my meds. It doesn’t mean I am crazy. Using my illness to win an argument is just plain wrong. I have a right to be angry sometimes, and sometimes I am.