This subject bothers me. Our men go to war and no one can understand what they see or how they feel unless that have been there. It’s like bipolar – you don’t know what’s it like because you don’t have it. But when it leads to suicide someone needs to take steps to stop it. There have been too many suicides in our men and women. Bipolar is an illness that is not to be forgotten about it needs to be dealt with.
Please read this article and see for yourself – via Bipolar, substance abuse linked to suicide risk in vets – The Chart – CNN.com Blogs.