Bipolar and Mental Illnesses are written about here. Written by a bipolar person themselves.

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Read the whole article at:Bipolar and Memory Loss

“People with bipolar disorder often report problems with memory and cognition. They have trouble with short- and long-term memory, think things through at subdued speeds, and have difficulty thinking outside that so-called box.”


“These memory problems can pose considerable challenges for bipolar patients. One recent study presented the case of a 48-year-old computer programmer who had severe memory problems as one of his bipolar symptoms. His job was at stake because he had difficulty mentally accessing information memorized prior to the onset of his bipolar disorder. He told doctors that he was sure he knew the information, but couldn’t figure out how to get to it. He would eventually remember the information, but it could take hours before it would come to him.”


Memory Loss and Bipolar Disorder

“Memory problems in bipolar disorder typically have been considered a side effect of…

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