#18 Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar disorder is a psychological condition that leads to extreme shifts in mood called ‘episodes; with each episode lasting a few days or even months. On one hand, you may have manic episodes, where you feel very highly energetic, with very little need for sleep and loss of touch with reality.
On the other hand, you suffer from depressive episodes, where low motivation, no energy, and no interest in regular activities. While there is no cure for Bipolar disorder, its treatment is lifelong and involves both medicines as well as psychotherapy.