What to Know Bipolar disorder is a debilitating disorder that affects a person’s ability to control their emotions.
Bipolar depression and bipolar disorder are not the same.
Binge drinking is a common symptom of bipolar disorder, but binge drinking is also a sign of bipolar depression.
Some people with bipolar disorder have more than one manic episode.
If you have bipolar disorder and you binge drink, your symptoms can be worse.
Some of the symptoms of bipolar illness include: dizziness or a sudden feeling of vertigo