In the brains of people with schizophrenia, researchers have now found disrupted patterns in the expression of genes that correspond to sleep-wake cycles.
New research describes the case study of two people with psychotic conditions who benefited from an innovative treatment for psychosis.
After finding many inconsistencies and contradictions in the DSM-5 diagnostic handbook, a study questions the scientific value of psychiatric diagnoses.
Remnants of retroviruses embedded millions of years ago make up 8% of our DNA. How can they cause neurological diseases, such as MS?
Analyzing two features of language use with machine learning could be a way to predict which individuals will later develop psychosis, study finds.
A compound present in broccoli sprouts could change a chemical imbalance that characterizes the brains of people with schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia is a disorder of the mind that affects how you think, feel and behave. Schizophrenia causes a range of various psychological symptoms including hallucinations, delusions, muddled thoughts and changes in behavior. Antipsychotic medications and psychosocial treatments have proven effective in treating acute psychosis and reducing the risk of future psychotic episodes.Subscribe to Schizophrenia feed