bipolar disorder

Psychiatric Disorders and Sex

Sexual desire, or libido as it is called, has an important place in humans’ life. It is not just related to sexuality, but to many aspects of life, as sexuality and sexual desire are interrelated with behavior, emotions, and social issues. Although sexual desire is predominantly regulated by hormones it is also affected by environmental, physical and emotional processes. Particularly in people with psychological problems we see alongside of emotional and behavioral changes also a deterioration of sexual desire and sex life.

What is bipolar disorder, how is it treated?

Bipolar disorder which is also called manic depressive disorder is an illness of the brain which causes changes and deterioration in areas like the person’s mood, energy level, activity level, and ability to carry out daily tasks.