Examples of manic-depressive illness in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebOne of those troubles is bipolar disorder, which used to be known simply as manic-depressive illness.
Rick Kogan, chicagotribune.com, 22 Oct. 2019 Natural selection could have eliminated anxiety, depression, addiction, anorexia and the genes that cause autism, schizophrenia and manic-depressive illness.
David P. Barash, WSJ, 13 Feb. 2019 Bipolar disorder, also called manic-depressive illness, is a disorder of the brain that causes extreme mood swings, including extreme emotional highs and lows.
Ashley Welch, CBS News, 6 June 2018 He was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, a manic-depressive illness that afflicts more than 6 million American adults, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
Jessica Ravitz, CNN, 4 Oct. 2017
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