So many people look at Mental Illness as a weakness and not a disease. It is a disease. I suffer from Bipolar Disorder. It took many many years to get an accurate diagnosis and I finally have one and can find some peace in my life. I am not ashamed whatsoever. Some people are alcoholics. Some people have cancer. Then there are the people who battle emotions. I feel my inner strength because I swallowed my pride long enough to admit I needed help and to get the proper care. Anybody who can not see this needs to get proper education. Here is my disease laid out for you by professionals. Please click on the link and take the next step in understanding more about Mental Health.