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Bipolar, Manic Depressive…the Harm of the Diagnosis

Published on June 24, 2010 By Laura Turner

By Laura Turner   Why did the mental health experts change the clinical diagnosis from manic/depressive to bi-polar? A ‘wacked out’ human cycling between extremes is still a ‘wacked-out’ human.  The pain didn’t go away with the new name. Treatment success rate didn’t get any better with the name change.  A wacked-out and suffering human […]