Schizoaffective disorder is a combination of schizophrenia and a mood disorder, such as mania or depression. Like with a diagnosis of schizophrenia, it can be managed successfully with medication and therapy for a lot of people who are diagnosed with it.
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Schizoaffective disorder is Bipolar and schizophrenia. I have that diagnosis. I "hear voices" and have severe highs and lows.
Let me just say that even though that sounds bad,,and it is,,but you CAN have a good life. Take meds, sleep 8-9 hours a day, eat right, excerise. Don't do drugs, alcohol, caffeine or tobacco. Do all those things and you will be successful.
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