Adam Kapeller

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Coping with Bipolar Disorder During the Holidays: The Importance of Staying in Your Rhythm

For people living with Bipolar Disorder, holiday times can present a real challenge. It’s all too easy to slip into a false sense of security and …

It's Complicated: Living With Bipolar Disorder

I am bipolar. I am divorced. Those two statements are not synonymous. They are also not lines I use to introduce myself to new people. Eventually, …

3 Things People with Bipolar Disorder Shouldn’t Do

There are plenty of things a person should do to manage bipolar. There are also things a person should <i>not</i> do.<p>Living with bipolar disorder is a …

Mental Health

Bipolar Disorder: How do you measure impulsivity?

Being impulsive is a key characteristic of bipolar disorder. It’s the hallmark of a manic episode. It’s described by the <i>Diagnostic and Statistical</i> …

Natural impulsiveness may be a reason that bipolar disorder patients don’t take their meds.

Bipolar disorder is a serious, debilitating illness. The mood swings alone can be devastating, but we also suffer between episodes. This is why …

Bipolar Disorder and Circadian Rhythm: It’s Not Just About Sleep

The most familiar part of circadian rhythm for most people is the sleep cycle. This is how our bodies normally regulate being awake and being asleep. …

12 Myths People With Bipolar Disorder Want to See Busted

If you’ve ever heard someone say, “The weather is so bipolar!” you know there’s a lot of misconception about what bipolar is, what it isn’t and what …

St George's mental health trust team develops mobile app for patients with bipolar disorder

A team at St George's mental health trust has developed a mobile phone app to help patients with bipolar disorder track their medication.<p>In the UK, …

NAMI course helps families of mentally ill to understand living with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder

Topekan Connie Lang credits a free, 11-week course with helping her gain a better understanding of her daughter-in-law’s bipolar condition.<p>Throughout …

Mental Health

The Two Types of Bipolar Disorder | Psych Central - Part 4

Bipolar I vs Bipolar II<p>Dividing bipolar into I and II arguably has more to do with diagnostic convenience than true biology. A University of …

Being Beautifully Bipolar

Some people think I have it easy. I have bipolar disorder and I have everything under control and the sun shines on me wherever I go and I’ve …

An Insight into Depression and Mania

Have you or a loved one ever struggled with mental illness? This can include depression, addiction or suicidal tendencies. I find in my therapy …

How Getting Naked Eased my Depression & my Life

1992. I’m running. Up West 10th, past Safeway, past the Starbucks. I’m running like an exploding jack in the box. I turn a corner, running, past that …

Mental Health

When Your Partner Has Bipolar Disorder

I thought about writing a blog entry about the best ways to help a partner who’s bipolar, but then I thought: So many of you out there reading …

Most Popular ‘Bipolar Burble’ Articles of 2015

In a year I write around 50 posts for Bipolar Burble, some of which are popular bipolar or mental illness posts and some of which are not as much. If …

Top 10

Is Bipolar Still in Disorder Really the Best We Can Do?

A common refrain in the bipolar disorder community is, "I'm doing the best I can." Every time I hear this or a similar phrase, my heart weeps. I know all too well the feeling of despair and hopelessness that comes with it. There were so many times, while in tears, I used the exact same phrase. …

“A few weeks after I graduated, I tried to jump in front of a train”: My bipolar disorder nightmare

Going off to college is always hard; going off with a major mental illness is another challenge altogether<p>When I was 17, I decided that I wasn’t going to get out of bed anymore. It was a grey morning in March, and I woke up feeling lifeless and sad. There was nothing particularly wrong with my …

Can Cannabis Help Treat Bipolar Disorder? Why The Answer Is Unclear

As the medical uses of cannabis become more widely accepted and understood, there's been a surge of interest in whether it can effectively treat …

9 Irresistible Valentine’s Day Treats to Share With Your Friends

You like to take it next level in the kitchen, especially when there’s holiday fun to be had. If you and bae are planning a little festive Valentine’s Day baking, you’re looking to put a sweet spin on family fun or you just want to whip up a few treats to bring to work and share with your …

Comfort-food recipes to warm up your winter

According to the calendar, spring is only a few short months away, but when you are living it, winter seems like an eternity. Cosy up to these simple …

6 satisfying soup recipes for chilly winter nights

There are times when it's just too cold out to cook anything other than a comforting bowl of soup. We've combed our recipe database to find six of our favorite soup recipes, perfect for those chilly winter nights.<p><b>Soupe a l'oignon gratinee</b><p>Start with a generous amount of slowly caramelized onions, …

Los Angeles

Baked Pretzel Beer Dip

It’s Super Bowl time and that means it’s time to start thinking about your party menu for the big game! I know all of the men in my family are; …

Onions

16 Dishes to Cook in 2016

Hammed-up ribs, one-hour French onion soup, and our new favorite thing to do with eggs<p>The Simplest Fried Chicken Ever<p>It only took a couple of decades …

Ice Cream

The Only Super Bowl Recipes You Need

Go all out with these outrageous updates to the classics everyone loves, from Valentina Rice's new book Recipes from Many Kitchens.<p>Guac with a Just-Right Addition<p>On the pepper-heat scale known as the Scoville, poblano peppers are pretty far down the list, measuring at about 2,000 units (for …

Cooking

Super Bowl Recipes: 10 Most Searched for Dishes on Google - Great Ideas : People.com

Before you place an order for food delivery on Super Bowl Sunday after coming to the conclusion that your once-prized cheese dip has grown lackluster …

Cooking

Super Chunky Coconut Granola

Oh hey, super chunky granola. How did you get so chunky? So clustery? So dreamy?Care to divulge your secrets? Please say yes. Please say yes.OK, I’ll …

Breakfast

Calling All Excellent Home Cooks: We Want YOUR Recipes!

Submit your recipes for a chance to be featured on the site and in the magazine. Fun times!<p>Y'all know you are great cooks. Now we want you to prove it.<p>For the past two years, during our annual Readers' Choice Week, we've held a contest in which we feature reader recipes on our site. The two winners …

Cooking

5 Romantic Meals You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

Less time spent cooking in the kitchen means more time heating up the boudoir.<p>Make Valentine's Day dinner less hectic, but still impressive, with the …