Kanye West Is 'Struggling' with Bipolar Disorder as Rapper Says He Wants to Be President: Source.
Kanye West's announcement about his intention to run for president has come amid a new cycle in the rapper's struggle with his bipolar disorder, a source tells PEOPLE.
In the past, he has suffered both manic and depressive episodes related to his bipolar disorder.
Wife Kim Kardashian West, who according to the source is in Los Angeles with their four kids while West is in Wyoming, has been feeling "worried" about her husband's behavior.
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Later that year West stated that he had been misdiagnosed and was actually suffering from sleep deprivation.
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