What Lithium Feels Like

I remember when I dated the pharmacy technician a couple years back, he asked me what lithium does to a person. This memory was triggered when one of my bosses who is also bipolar compared taking lithium and other health meds to that of taking a Tylenol or an ibuprofen in the sense that Tylenol…

Adjusting to Abundence

I have been adjusting to my medication change well, I think. At first, there was a change to my emotions, going from feeling fine, almost apathetic all the time to having mood swings to having the curve flatten and being more even keeled. Today was good for the most part. I haven’t been craving alcohol…

How Lithium Makes Me Feel

#Blogtober20 – Day 18 I admitted to Diego the other night that it wasn’t until after I had my surgery that I had been consistently taking my medication for bipolar disorder. He questioned why I would periodically would take it and then would periodically stop taking all my meds, altogether. I was going to tell…