The Effect of PMS on Bipolar Disorder
The impact of PMS on a woman's mental health can range from mild to severe. Many women go through PMS, premenstrual syndrome, about a week before their monthly period. The symptoms of PMS, like irritability and excessive emotional behavior, are similar to the symptoms of bipolar disorder.
PMS Worsens My Bipolar Depression
When you have a mood disorder, like bipolar depression, the symptoms of PMS can make everything worse and makes living with bipolar disorder more of a pain. In this video, I share my personal experience dealing with the severe symptoms of PMS and bipolar disorder. I've even had to seek medical treatment because of my extreme PMS symptoms.
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Blum, H. (2017, May 10). The Effect of PMS on Bipolar Disorder, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2019, June 27 from https://www.healthyplace.com/living-with-bipolar-blog/the-effect-of-pms-on-bipolar-disorder