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Difficulty Concentrating and Feeling Irritable

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, formerly known as manic depression, is a condition that affects your moods, which can swing from one extreme to another.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling Unusually Happy
  • Difficulty Concentrating
  • Mood Swings
  • Jumps From Idea To Idea
  • Impulsiveness

More information on Bipolar Disorder is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here

Postnatal Depression

Postnatal depression is a type of depression some women experience after they have had a baby.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Low Mood
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Difficulty Bonding With Baby
  • Feelings Of Guilt
  • Feeling Irritable

More information on Postnatal Depression is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here

Dementia

Frontotemporal dementia is a rare type of dementia that tends to run in families.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Difficulty Speaking
  • Aggressive Behaviour
  • Feeling Irritable
  • Impulsiveness
  • Increased Appetite

More information on Dementia is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here

Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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