Carley Blansett, 10-13-15, 6th period
Can be a combination of genetic factors or chemical and structural changes in the brain.
You're never alone with schizophrenia.
Age/ Gender Specific
Both men and women between the ages of 15 and 35.
John Hopkins Medicine
- Phone number: (410) 955-5212
- Physical Address: 600 North Wolfe Street
Background of Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a chronic brain disorder. It can cause you to see things that are't there or hear voices in your head. Schizophrenia was found in 1887 by Emil Kraepelin. Only about 1% of the adult population has schizophrenia. In 1911, Eugen Bleuler gave schizophrenia it's name.
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