eMoods Blog

News, writing, and other useful information
from the app creator and guest posters

How I Used An App To Save My Relationship

An app user named Michael Salamey reached out to me a few months ago to let me know that he was using the app in an unexpected way. He wasn't tracking Bipolar, but rather general goals and habits, and it was helping improve his life and relationship. I was stunned and humbled that someone had found an unintended use for the app and how helpful it was proving to be. I invited him to do a guest post on how the app was helping him as a general goal and habit tracker. Read on for more....

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Discussing your illness with your doctor

After being diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, it is often a challenging, frustrating, and  even sometimes frightening path to where you are able to easily manage your illness. Finding the right treatment doesn’t happen overnight and requires the proper combination of doctors, medication, and personal self-care.  Each patient and treatment is different, but let’s discuss some strategies for good communication with your doctor–this will help make the path a little less bumpy while living with your illness, whether it’s the first month or the 20th anniversary of diagnosis.

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Bipolar: Debunking the Myths

One of the reasons I created the eMoods app is that I want to help people manage their Bipolar symptoms and try to take control of their illness! (Seems impossible some days, huh.) But I’ve found that once we have a handle on the illness, we can live more comfortable, healthy lives overall.

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