by: Jonathan Gurowski

What is Schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia is a debilitating , chronic and sever brain disorder that has been affecting people for centuries.

What are the symptoms of Schizophrenia?

The disorder makes a person hear voices in their head, which lead them to become very paranoid as they believe other people are out to get them.

People with Schizophrenia have trouble holding a job due to paranoia and they rely on others.

People with Schizophrenia may not make any sense when they talk and may begin just rambling to themselves or the voices in their head.

What percentage of people are affected by schizophrenia and treatments.

about 1% of the human population is affected with Schizophrenia

many cases though go untreated as people can live with the side effects

but there is medication to help with the symptoms but there isn't any cure as Schizophrenia isn't as high a priority for medical research.

Nearby Schizophrenia clinics

2 in Charlotte, 3 near Asheville, 1 in Hickory, 3 in Durham, 1 in Winston Salem, 2 in Greensville, 2 in Fayetville, 1 in Raleigh and many more.