Our Top Posts About Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder is a brain disorder that causes shifts in mood and energy levels. It can hinder one’s ability to carry out daily tasks. Commonly referred to as manic-depressive illness, Bipolar disorder is a mental illness and a lifelong battle. Often considered an invisible illness, which can make it easier for insurance companies to deny claims, we understand how frustrating this can be for those with the illness.

Share Lawyers - Our Top Posts About Bipolar Disorder

At Share Lawyers, we’ve represented clients diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder and helped them to obtain the long-term disability benefits they deserve. Below, we’ve gathered a selection of blog posts about Bipolar Disorder, to give you a glimpse into the experiences of those affected by the illness.

Celebrity Illnesses: Catherine Zeta Jones and Bipolar Disorder II

In this blog post we talk about Catherine Zeta Jones’ battle with Bipolar Disorder II and the factors that contribute to the illness. Often attributed to genetic or circumstantial high-stress situations, there is no known cure for Bipolar Disorder II but it can be treated in combination with therapy and medication. Zeta Jones’ experience with the illness is a very powerful account because it shows that not only is mental illness a lifelong battle, but that it can occur in anyone. Learn More.

Common Reasons Why Mental Illness Claims are Denied

In this blog post we discuss some of the misconceptions about mental illnesses, like Bipolar Disorder. We talk about how insurance companies look for ways to deny claims made by people with mental illnesses – an extremely discouraging experience to endure. In many of these accounts, with the help of a disability lawyer, action can be taken to provide disability insurance benefits. Learn More.

Depression and Medication

In this blog post we share how important it is to talk to a doctor and seek help for depression and other conditions that involve depression, such as Bipolar Disorder. We explore the view shared by many researchers that depression results from a chemical imbalance of neurotransmitters in the brain and body – doctors often recommend medication in addition to therapy. Learn More.

If you suffer from Bipolar Disorder and are finding it difficult to work, act fast and file a claim for disability benefits. If you have filed a claim that has been denied, or if your new claim gets denied in the future, contact Share Lawyers and put our experience to work for you. We offer free consultations and there are no fees unless we win your case. Find out if you have a disability case.

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