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9 Things You Should Know about Schizophrenia

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Schizophrenia is treatable


Hallucination concept
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Positive symptoms


socially lonely, withdrawn concept.
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Negative symptoms


Trouble focusing.
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Cognitive symptoms


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Symptoms often appear in the late teens or early adult years


Friends hanging out
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Anosognosia is common


Doctor explaining medication to patient.
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Medications for schizophrenia often have side effects


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Everyone with schizophrenia is not disabled


Therapist talking to her patient.
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Most people with schizophrenia are not violent


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People with schizophrenia are at a high risk of suicide


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Eileen Bailey is an award-winning author of six books on health and parenting topics and freelance writer specializing in health topics including ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer. Her wish is to provide readers with relevant and practical information on health conditions to help them make informed decisions regarding their health care.