I Like Girls

What’s it like having extreme mood swings that affect the quality of your life?

Growing up, Fareeda Abdulkareem experienced constant mood swings. On some days, she was bubbly and full of ideas; on other days, she felt so low that she could not perform mundane tasks. She would later discover that her feelings and symptoms were a result of a condition known as bipolar disorder. Through Fareeda’s story, we learn some of the ways bipolar disorder can present itself, and how she is navigating life with the knowledge of her mental health.

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This episode is sponsored by Paystack.

Show Notes

What’s it like having extreme mood swings that affect the quality of your life?

Growing up, Fareeda Abdulkareem experienced constant mood swings. On some days, she was bubbly and full of ideas; on other days, she felt so low that she could not perform mundane tasks. She would later discover that her feelings and symptoms were a result of a condition known as bipolar disorder. Through Fareeda’s story, we learn some of the ways bipolar disorder can present itself, and how she is navigating life with the knowledge of her mental health. 

To get inside information about every episode, subscribe to our newsletter here. You will get behind-the-scenes information from Aisha Salaudeen, and find out what the rest of the team is up to. “I Like Girls” is Aisha Salaudeen, Afolabi Adekaiyaoja, Peter Akinnusi, Samiat Alamutu, Dorcas Ohwofasa, Dooski, Mo Isu, Ruth Olurounbi and Banggz. 

This episode is sponsored by Paystack.

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