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Top 5 Famous People with Schizophrenia in Literature, Science and Art

By |2018-12-12T19:05:30+03:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: History & Archaeology, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Famous people with schizophrenia is something the media does not cover often. Throughout history, famous people with schizophrenia have received recognition and praise for their unique accomplishments and careers. Schizophrenia is a chronic mental health disorder affecting approximately 1 percent of the world’s population. There are many types of schizophrenia diagnoses, such as paranoid schizophrenia, [...]

3 Toxic Myths about Schizophrenia Patients That Still Persist in Our Society

By |2018-11-23T18:32:48+03:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

Schizophrenia patients are often portrayed by the media as dangerous individuals. However, is it really so or is it just a wrong depiction? It’s no secret that psychiatry and psychology have progressed tremendously over the past decade. Nowadays, we are seeing mental illness in the new and improved light for the first time in centuries. [...]

4 Types of Schizophrenia and What Is the Difference Between Them

By |2019-02-25T16:01:09+03:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

There are four types of schizophrenia and they all affect the sufferer in a different way. Knowing these differences will help you understand this mental disorder better. Going through life with the burden of mental illness on your shoulder is hard enough when you suffer from something that’s easy to pinpoint. But when we’re talking [...]

This Is How People with Schizophrenia Really Perceive the World

By |2019-02-25T16:01:25+03:00October 12th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Imagine a world where strange voices interrupted your thoughts, or you saw people that others did not. Welcome to the nightmare of people with schizophrenia. To have a diagnosis of schizophrenia must be akin to being told you have cancer, but are we justified to be so scared of this mental disorder, or should we [...]

What High-Functioning Schizophrenia Is Like

By |2019-02-25T16:01:35+03:00February 3rd, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

High-functioning schizophrenia is when one can hide the illness when in public but exposing their negative traits behind closed doors. Schizophrenia is a kind of mental condition in which there is a total or partial disconnect between what a person sees and hears and what is real. Most people with schizophrenia can hear, see and [...]

Paranoia and Schizophrenia Are More Common in Cities, Studies Find

By |2019-02-25T16:01:47+03:00August 29th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Are people with paranoia and schizophrenia more prevalent in some places than in others? I bet you never thought about this before, and it really doesn’t add to or take away from treating this disorder. What it does provide, however, is a glimpse into the environment that could play a role in illnesses such as [...]