Month: November, 2011

Finding Purpose After Living With Delusion – New York Times

ThirdAgeFinding Purpose After Living With DelusionNew York TimesMeaning in Madness: Milton Greek, who has been diagnosed with schizophrenia, believes that decoding the messages in delusions can help some people recover. By BENEDICT CAREY ATHENS, Ohio

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Unraveling how a mutation can lead to psychiatric illness – MIT News

MIT NewsUnraveling how a mutation can lead to psychiatric illnessMIT NewsMIT neuroscientists show that a gene linked with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder impairs early brain development. Cells receive external signals (depicted in yellow) through se…

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Insights into schizophrenia – Dal News

Dal NewsInsights into schizophreniaDal NewsThose examples are some of the many manifestations of schizophrenia, which affects 20 per cent of our population. According to the ADAM Medical Encyclopedia, schizophrenia is a complex mental disorder that mak…

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Schizophrenia and meth linked, research suggests –

PsychCentral.comSchizophrenia and meth linked, research suggestsCBC.caResearchers have found a possible link between heavy use of methamphetamines and schizophrenia. Increased risk of the mental illness was discovered in meth users in a study of Califo…

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2011 Moving Lives Forward Scholarship Recipients

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“Thank you for the 2011 Moving Lives Forward Scholarship, sponsored by Eli Lilly. Your award allows me to continue my education in a time of severe financial hardship. I am extremely grateful that E…

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