Latest Psychosis Stories
Study researchers found changes in the brain structures of heavy marijuana users – changes that resemble those found in the brains of people with schizophrenia.
For people with schizophrenia, mortality rate is significantly higher than general population, with suicide the leading cause of death. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB)
As crimes committed by untreated mentally ill continue, people seek answers.
Researchers have long studied the connections between hand dominance and different aspects of the human brain.
MIT researchers have uncovered “a faulty brain mechanism” they believe is linked to the development of schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia is a potentially debilitating mental illness affecting a person's thought processes, perception, language and sense of oneself.
In a breakthrough study, an international team of researchers has identified 22 locations in the human genome that are involved in the development of the schizophrenia, including 13 that have been named for the very the first time.
Researchers from King's College London and the University of Nottingham have identified neuroimaging markers in the brain which could help predict whether people with psychosis respond to antipsychotic medications or not.
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