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Date Joined Sep 2009
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   Posted 9/16/2009 3:19 PM (GMT -6)   
Hello,  I am new to the forum.  I have been resently in the last year diagnosed with Bipolar 1.  I am looking forward to meeting others who maybe bipolar and going throw the same struggles.  I also like to hear about success stories, that good came come of this. 

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Date Joined Jan 2009
Total Posts : 620
   Posted 9/16/2009 7:23 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi Fast...welcome to the forums...there's plenty of love and support here.
Glad you're here!

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Date Joined May 2007
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   Posted 9/16/2009 10:35 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi fast1,

Welcome to HealingWell and to the bipolar board. I hope we can be all those things for you. I believe we do okay.

Are you seeing a psych? On meds? In therapy? All that good stuff... How's it working for you?

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Bipolar II

New Member

Date Joined Sep 2009
Total Posts : 12
   Posted 9/17/2009 6:10 AM (GMT -6)   
Thanks for the response. I am seeing a psych dr. and a social worker, so i am working hard on the therapy end.
I am on alot of meds: Lithum, Abilify, Lamictal, seriquel. i was on celexa but that made me fast again. I see my psych dr. today i want to get of some meds, i would like to be on just 1 Lithum, it seem to work the best. i got a hypoactive thyroid from it and now on meds for that. i still have alot of fear, anxioty, and depression. i just want to be my old self, i just don't feel right.

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Date Joined Feb 2003
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   Posted 9/18/2009 5:32 AM (GMT -6)   

Hi Fast1,

Real fast...welcome aboard!  lol

Hang in there with the medication dosages.  Things will eventually level out but it takes persistance.  Good for you for working hard and staying involved with your therapy.  That is least for me.

See ya around. smilewinkgrin

 Bipolar - 2004
     Crohns disease - 1995 
Arthritis & Fibromyalgia 
Leo Buscaglia

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