Latest Psychosis Stories
Cognitive therapy reduces the severity of psychotic experiences in adults who are at risk of developing conditions such as schizophrenia.
Dementia — an acute loss of cognitive ability — can be marked by memory loss, decreased attention span, and disorientation.
Antipsychotic medication was associated with a modest and time-limited increased risk of myocardial infarction (heart attack) among older patients treated with cholinesterase inhibitors for dementia.
Schizophrenia has long been known to be hereditary.
Psychiatry is employing smartphone technology as an innovative tool in the assessment and treatment of schizophrenia and other serious mental illness.
Chronic stress has a more powerful effect on the brain during adolescence than in adulthood and now there's proof at the molecular level.
People with schizophrenia report improved functioning after participating in a new, evidence-based clinical program, according to results announced today from a six-month pilot.
The self-inflicted removal of one or both eyes, which has traditionally been attributed to sexual guilt, is, in fact, caused by untreated psychotic illness, such as schizophrenia.
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