anxiety4Bipolar Disorder, or Manic Depression is an illness in which the patient suffers from extreme emotional euphoria which may or may not be followed closely by extreme emotional sadness.

Patients diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder may suffer their symptoms in a variety of combinations. The combinations have been consolidated into three phases:

1. Manic Phase
2. Depressive Phase
3. Mixed Phase

A patient will experience different symptoms with each phase.