Dating someone who has bipolar disorder
My current marriage is the most stabilizing thing in my life and has helped me manage my bipolar so that I have not had a serious episode since 2005. Despite the above, there is no empirical research that shows a CAUSAL relationship between bipolar disorder and marital status.
We still know relatively little about marital bipolar relationships.
It is actually more common than you may think for two people in an intimate relationship to both have bipolar disorder.
The lives of those suffering from it are hugely impacted by it. Thirty years ago it was a term from international relations, describing a situation such as we had during the Cold War where two states, the US and the USSR, had the majority of geopolitical power because they were the only two real players.