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Schizophrenia Psychosis Tied to 'Faulty Switch' in Brain | Psych ...

Schizophrenia Psychosis Tied to 'Faulty Switch' in Brain | Psych ... | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
Psychotic symptoms experienced by people with schizophrenia could be caused by a faulty “switch” in the brain, according to new research. In a study pub.
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Pairing Brain Imaging Tools to Probe Abnormalities in Schizophrenia

Pairing Brain Imaging Tools to Probe Abnormalities in Schizophrenia | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
In a new paper in the journal Biological Psychiatry, Fei Du, Ph.D., and colleagues at Harvard Medical School combined two types of brain imaging to analyze.
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Grouchy, angry, irritable and depressed: the hard cases, study says - Los Angeles Times

Grouchy, angry, irritable and depressed: the hard cases, study says - Los Angeles Times | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
Grouchy, angry, irritable and depressed: the hard cases, study says Los Angeles Times We're not talking about a small minority of the depressed either: In this 30-year study of 536 subjects who first presented with depression, 54% acknowledged...
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Depression Can Make It Harder to Tell Similar Memories Apart ...

Depression Can Make It Harder to Tell Similar Memories Apart ... | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
New research attempts to explain why depression is linked to memory problems. Brigham Young University investigators used an approach known as “pattern s.
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What's Schizophrenia Like? A Woman Who Hears Voices Explains It ...

What's Schizophrenia Like? A Woman Who Hears Voices Explains It ... | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
Talking to the voices in her head helped her get better. Now she's helping others.
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Great Ted talk on Schizophrenia and the authentic experience.

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British Columbia Schizophrenia Society – Information Needs of Families

British Columbia Schizophrenia Society – Information Needs of Families | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
This document lists the information that families need regarding all facets of schizophrenia and psychosis. (RT @BCSchizophrenia: Information Needs of Families - This document lists the information that families need...
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Depression survivor shares hope, advice - Daily Inter Lake

Depression survivor shares hope, advice - Daily Inter Lake | Major Mental Illness | Scoop.it
Depression survivor shares hope, advice Daily Inter Lake Strong, who had suffered from depression from adolescence, succumbed to the crippling mental-health issue and overdosed on prescription medications while her husband and daughter were away...
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