How Is Major Depression Different from Bipolar Disorder?

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Major depression is different than bipolar disorder though there may be some similarities but, looking at the major difference when we are talking about depression we are talking about unipolar depression. In other words just the depression and nothing else. Bipolar disorder we have depression and we have mania and they do alternate.

Mania to depression, depression to mania. So again the difference between the two major depression is unipolar, one direction just depression. Bipolar disorder is depression and mania.