The Feminine Side of Bipolar Disorder

December 20, 2011

Information from The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide, 2nd Ed with slideshow. The article discusses the unique challenges of women with bipolar disorder, including effects on the menstrual cycle, birth control, pregnancy, postpartum, breastfeeding, effects of different medications (including a discussion of polycystic ovarian syndrome), weight gain, and meonopause.