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Hearing voices is one of the many symptoms of schizophrenia, a mental illness explained in WebMD& slideshow. Brain scans may eventually help scientists explain the causes, symptoms, and treatments for the disease.

Doctors don't know what causes schizophrenia. Symptoms are anger, anxiety, apathy, feeling detached from self and lost of interest in favorite activities. Hallucinations and disorganized speech are some diagnoses. Ways to treat schizophrenia is with therapy or medications. Only one percent of the population is diagnosed.

I can't escape the voices

Paranoia and schizophrenia: What you need to know

Paranoia and schizophrenia: What you need to know

Dopamine Pathways in the Brain (and schizophrenia) | Sketchy Medicine

There are 4 main dopamine pathways in the brain: Nigro-Striatal: substantial nigra to basal ganglia, involved in movement (what gets affected to cause EPS: tardive dyskinesia, akatisia) Meso-Limbic.

Mood Disorder NOS is a general term for any mood disorder that isn’t included under its own term in the DSM-IV.

What is Mood Disorder NOS?

Schizophrenia is one of many mental disorders that includes loss of personality, confusion, psychosis, catatonia, agitation, delusions, and hallucinations.

Some schizophrenic individuals are prone to catatonic episodes. They may shift between long periods of inactivity and states of overexcited hyperactivity.

Schizophrenia: What Are the Causes?

What causes schizophrenia? Learn more about the genes, environmental factors, and brain changes that contribute to this mental disorder.

What Causes Schizophrenia? | Psych Central

The causes of schizophrenia, like all mental disorders, are not completely understood or known at this time.

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What is Paranoid Schizophrenia? Symptoms, Causes, Treatments - Schizophrenia Information - Thought Disorders | HealthyPlace

What is Paranoid Schizophrenia? Symptoms, Causes, Treatments - Schizophrenia Information - Thought Disorders | HealthyPlace

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