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Personal Story: Wayne C. Wilson, Austin, TX

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Topic: Bipolar Disorder • Title: “Just Me” • 3rd Place Winner in the 2007 DBSA Facing Us Video Contest, Facing Bipolar Disorder

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Tip Don't give up, tame the beast!

Bipolar disorder can rule us, or we can tame the beast. Tame means keeping the beast under control. The choice is ours. We can either let the crummy hand we have been dealt run our lives, or we can take the bull by the horns and give it a swift kick. Sure, it's a rollercoaster, but what choice do we have? We are fighting to get our lives back! Is bipolar who you are, or what you have?

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