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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 From the National Institutes of Health Easy-to-Read (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. ... JavaScript. Psychotherapy May Be Effective Alternate Treatment for Schizophrenia, Study Finds Cognitive behavioral therapy appears to help ... Preidt Thursday, February 6, 2014 Related MedlinePlus Page Schizophrenia THURSDAY, Feb. 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A form ...
  8. Mutated Genes in Schizophrenia Map to Brain Networks From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health)  
    ... to Brain August 12, 2013 Mutated Genes in Schizophrenia Map to Brain Networks Researchers found that people with schizophrenia have a high number of spontaneous mutations in ...
  9. ... sharing features on this page, please enable JavaScript. Schizophrenia Linked to Pregnancy Complications, Study Suggests Rates of ... MedlinePlus Pages Childbirth Problems Health Problems in Pregnancy Schizophrenia THURSDAY, Feb. 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women with ...
  10. ... and risperidone— come as generics. Our advice: For schizophrenia: In general, almost everyone who is diagnosed with ... Should Know Antipsychotic drugs can help people with schizophrenia lead more stable lives and spend less time ...
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