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Alcohol Is the Enemy of the Bipolar Brain

Combining bipolar illness with alcoholism may make both conditions much worse

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As a former mental health nurse and recovering alcoholic, I write a lot about alcohol use and mental health. To my mind, not enough has been done to educate the general public about the dangers of alcohol use combined with mental illness. I have witnessed many…

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Gillian May

Gillian May

Former nurse turned writer — empowering change. Let’s talk about mental health, addictions, trauma, and wellness. Join Medium: https://gillianmay.ca/membership

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