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Bipolar Laid Bare

When Recovery Still Feels Like Depression

I’ve been in the midst of a depressive episode for months now. It’s been a harrowing journey that doesn’t seem like it will be ending anytime soon. It has interrupted my life in serious, somewhat indescribable ways. It has affected my work, my relationships, my activities and my personal life. There is no part of my life depression has not touched. I’ve been seeing my psychiatrist and my therapist and additionally have been attempting...
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Bipolar Laid Bare

My Experience with Latuda

I have been experiencing a depressive episode for a few months now. It has ranged from mild to severe. I have experienced all of the major symptoms including depressed mood, loss of interest, changes in eating habits, problems with sleep, psychomotor retardation, fatigue, feelings of worthlessness, diminished ability to concentrate, and recurrent thoughts of death. That is a lot to handle for one person. I take medication daily in order to attempt to...
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