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Schizophrenia is a serious brain illness. People who have it may hear voices that aren't there. They may think other people are trying to hurt them. Sometimes they don't make sense when they talk. The disorder makes it hard for them to keep a job or take care of themselves.

Symptoms of schizophrenia usually start between ages 16 and 30. Men often develop symptoms at a younger age than women. People usually do not get schizophrenia after age 45. There are three types of symptoms:

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  1. Schizophrenia (National Library of Medicine)  
    Schizophrenia is a serious brain illness. People who have it may hear voices that aren't there. ... job or take care of themselves. Symptoms of schizophrenia usually start between ages 16 and 30. Men ...
  2. Hebephrenic schizophrenia; Disorganized schizophrenia ... The cause is unknown. This type of schizophrenia usually begins before age 25.
  3. Paranoid schizophrenia ... People with paranoid schizophrenia may have mistaken beliefs (delusions) that one or more people are plotting against them or their loved ones. It ...
  4. Schizophrenia From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    What is schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder that has affected people throughout history. About 1 percent ... treat the illness. What are the symptoms of schizophrenia? The symptoms of schizophrenia fall into three broad ...
  5. Schizophrenia Easy-to-Read From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    ... this brochure to find out more. What is schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a serious brain illness. Many people ... job or take care of themselves. Who gets schizophrenia? Anyone can develop schizophrenia. It affects men and ...
  6. ... Summary – Apr. 10, 2013 Antipsychotic Medicines for Treating Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder: A Review of the Research ... antipsychotics-adult.cfm. Understanding Your Condition What is schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a severe brain disorder in which ...
  7. Test your schizophrenia knowledge 1. Schizophrenia is: The result of bad parenting tactics A serious medical illness that interferes with a person's ability to interpret reality Split ...
  8. ... mail For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Schizophrenia’s genetic skyline rising Suspect common variants soar from ... inherited variations in the genetic code linked to schizophrenia , 83 of which had not been previously reported. ...
  9. ... as Effective as Newer Medication for Patients with Schizophrenia Recent News NIMH Twitter Chat on Men and ... Older Medication Just as Effective as New for Schizophrenia May 23, 2014 Genes Impact Suspect Cortex Areas ...
  10. ... JavaScript. Antipsychotics Linked to Lower Brain Volume in Schizophrenia Patients But mental function, symptoms of illness were ... 2014 Related MedlinePlus Pages Brain Diseases Drug Reactions Schizophrenia FRIDAY, July 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Antipsychotic drugs ...
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