Mental Illness is A Difference, Not A Dysfunction

The neurobiology of bipolar disorder has interesting implications

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One study shows cognitive impairment is an essential feature of bipolar disorder episodes. Expressly, it confirms a sense of fuzzy thinking before the onset of symptoms. As someone with bipolar disorder myself, I argue that this accumulating evidence of mental illness as…



Writing by author Melissa Miles McCarter updated regularly

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Melissa Miles McCarter

Mommy who writes on the side about mental health, family, pop culture, feminism. Editor, — Find out more