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Dating bipolar women

Symptoms cycle from clinical or major depression, to mania and manic behavior. It isn't the normal cycle of up and downs we all experience from too much stress, too little sleep, losing the lottery, or breaking up with a boyfriend.

In her revealing autobiography, , Duke shared the horrors and secrets of her life.

One of the most shocking of these secrets was the fact that she was suffering from a serious mental illness called (at the time) manic depression.

"Chalking it up to moodiness or trouble at work or tiredness is pretty common," says Carrie Bearden, Ph D, associate professor in residence of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and psychology, at the David Geffen School of Medical at UCLA.