Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental cognitive disorder with psychotic features such as hallucinations, delusions or feelings of xenopathic influence and disorganised thoughts. Schizophrenia can appear with positive or negative symptoms, significantly influencing the disease prognosis. Patients require antipsychotic medication and, potentially, psychotherapy.

Cannabis and pregnancyIn rats, cannabis during pregnancy rewires the brains of offspringAS GOVERNMENTS around the world update their policies towards …

An Indiana man who stopped taking medication for paranoid schizophrenia stabbed his mother 21 times over his non-existent inheritance, police …

Libby Znaimer is joined by Ania Jones, Manager of Communications, Marketing & Public Affairs at the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario and Dr. Oren …

Yung AR, Phillips LJ, Yuen HP, Francey SM, McFarlane CA, Hallgren M, et al. Psychosis prediction: 12-month follow up of a high-risk (‘prodromal’) …

Each year, 1 in 5 adults experience mental illness. It’s incredibly common, yet it still has a negative stigma that stops people from speaking out and sharing their experience.That stigma is what PEOPLE wants to change with Let’s Talk About It, a new initiative to normalize mental illness with …

10/16/2019 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that a Christian woman in …

The word “schizophrenia” tends to conjure ideas of dramatic imagery: hallucinations, delusions, insane asylums in the general public’s mind. Most …

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NIH-funded study aims to create objective assessment tool and personalized treatment options for patientsTwo high-tech health researchers at the …

Scientists have discovered 10 genes that play a key role in the development of schizophrenia, a new study reveals.Researchers at Massachusetts …

Few areas of science have seen such a dramatic development in the last decade as genomics. It is now possible to read the genomes of millions of …

The identification of novel disease associations using big-data for patient care has had limited success. In this study, we created a longitudinal …

Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co. (OTCPK:HTSUF) subsidiary Noven Pharmaceuticals announces the FDA nod for SECUADO (asenapine) transdermal patch for the …

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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a transdermal patch formulation of the atypical antipsychotic asenapine (Secuado, Noven …

Political rhetoric that blames people with mental illness for spasms of mass violence appears to be seeping into the national psyche.Americans increasingly see people with schizophrenia or major depression as a threat not only to themselves but to others, new research reveals. That wariness even …

Results from the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Summary of National Findings (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services …

Garin Bramwell said he started hearing voices when he was at school and was eventually excludedWhen Garin Bramwell started hearing voices at school …

While atypical anti-psychotics are a vital part of treating disorders with psychotic features, including bipolar disorder (BD), they do come with a …

Ever since cinema opened itself to accommodate characters with mental illnesses, their portrayal has come under question. Even as decades have …

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