10 Celebrities Who Have Bipolar Disorder
The superstar singer just spoke out about receiving her bipolar diagnosis in 2001 to People.
actress has spoken about her battle with bipolar disorder for years,
Back when few people knew about bipolar disorder or even acknowledged it publicly,
The singer and former Disney Channel star, who also struggled with bulimia and addiction,
"One of the things that baffles me (and there are quite a few) is how there can be so much lingering stigma with regards to mental illness,
As the former wife of Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and mom of current PM Justin Trudeau,
In 2006, the British comedian debuted a BBC documentary called
Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive
In addition to appearing in Fry's special, the Oscar winner and
star has campaigned for more mental health research.
Real life inspired the soap star's
storyline about bipolar disorder.
A TV fixture for decades, the former
host announced her bipolar diagnosis in 2004, and has become an advocate ever since.