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Schizophrenia Tied to Teen Brain Changes – PsychCentral.com

PsychCentral.comSchizophrenia Tied to Teen Brain ChangesPsychCentral.comBy Psych Central News Editor Teenagers who have been diagnosed with schizophrenia or similar psychotic disorders sometimes show a greater decrease in gray matter volume compared to…

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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 – CBC.ca

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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Birth, Developmental Factors Linked to Schizophrenia Risk – Psychiatric News

Birth, Developmental Factors Linked to Schizophrenia RiskPsychiatric NewsResearchers find that when developmental delay is combined with fetal distress, it increases a child's risk of developing schizophrenia fivefold, adding to the reasons why sch…

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Impact 11 performance powerfully tackles schizophrenia – Waterloo Record

Impact 11 performance powerfully tackles schizophreniaWaterloo RecordColumbian dance troupe L'Explose Danza Contemporanea took on the brutal challenge of embodying the agony and heartbreak that is schizophrenia, with its powerful presentation of La…

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Genetic Links Seen Between Bipolar Illness and Schizophrenia – Doctors Lounge

Asian Scientist MagazineGenetic Links Seen Between Bipolar Illness and SchizophreniaDoctors Lounge22 (HealthDay News) — There is a genetic link between schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, two common and often disabling brain disorders, a new study ind…

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Schizophrenia, Epilepsy Share Bidirectional Relationship – Doctors Lounge

NewsPoint AfricaSchizophrenia, Epilepsy Share Bidirectional RelationshipDoctors LoungeSchizophrenia and epilepsy share a bidirectional relationship, with patients with epilepsy more likely to develop schizophrenia, and those with schizophrenia more lik…

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Researchers Develop Drug-Like Molecules to Improve Schizophrenia Treatment – Newswise (press release)

Researchers Develop Drug-Like Molecules to Improve Schizophrenia TreatmentNewswise (press release)Newswise — Researchers at Vanderbilt University have identified chemical compounds that could lead to a major advance in the treatment of schizophrenia….

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