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Schizophrenia is a disabling brain disorder that may cause hallucinations and delusions and affect a person's ability to communicate and pay attention. Symptoms of psychosis appear in men in their late teens and early 20s and in women in their mid-20s to early 30s. With treatment involving the use of antipsychotic medications and psychosocial treatment, schizophrenia patients can lead rewarding and meaningful lives.
What Are the Five Types of Schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe mental disorder which is one of the most disabling mental conditions. Schizophrenia affects the person’s perception of reality, thoughts, emotions, actions and their interaction with others. There are five classical subtypes of schizophrenia paranoid, hebephrenic, undifferentiated, residual, and catatonic.
What Are the Early Warning Signs of Psychosis?
Early psychosis can go undetected in many individuals. Learn the signs of early psychosis, what causes it, how doctors diagnose it, and what you can do to treat it.
What Can Trigger Schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia usually shows its first signs in men in their late teens or early 20s and women in their early 20s and 30s. It’s rare before adolescence. Though the exact triggers and causes of schizophrenia aren’t known, several risk factors can contribute to schizophrenia, including genetics, brain chemistry and circuits, brain abnormalities, and environmental factors.
What Are the 5 Types of Schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia is a form of psychosis that can cause delusions and other behaviors that adversely affect your life. Learn more about schizophrenia and its symptoms.
Schizophrenia Symptoms and Coping Tips
Schizophrenia is a type of mental illness in which the affected person cannot distinguish between real and imaginary things or situations. There are times when people can completely lose touch with reality.
What Are the Best Treatments for Schizophrenia? Can It Be Treated Naturally?
Learn what medical treatments and natural treatments can ease your schizophrenia symptoms and help you manage this mental health condition.
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