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Schizophrenia

  • By: Misty C. Richards
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Schizophrenia is a brain disorder affecting approximately 1 percent of the world's population. Schizophrenia has a number of behavioral manifestations, but among the most common are hallucinations, delusions, and deficits in cognitive and social function. These experiences are ...

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