by Dr. Michael Lyles
Bi-Polar Disorder used to be called manic depression. This puzzling and debilitating condition is characterized by dramatic mood swings between depression and hyperactive states known as “mania.” In all its various forms, it affects millions worldwide. Left untreated, Bi-Polar Disorder can seriously damage lives and tear families apart. When diagnosed and treated correctly, life can regain its balance. Christian psychiatrist Dr. Michael Lyles explains this challenging disorder its causes, symptoms, and treatments and offers careful direction to individuals and families.