Schizophrenia

People Get Stoned for Science, Show Link Between Gene and Cannabis-Induced Psychosis

A rare side effect of smoking weed is experiencing psychosis or paranoia; researchers have identified...

Missing Neurons in Brain’s Social Memory Area Linked to Schizophrenia

A loss of neurons in part of the hippocampus, a brain region related to memory, might explain some of...

The Necessary Illusion of the 'Self'

You think, therefore you are. But what are you? One of the most elusive concepts throughout the long...

In Some Cultures People with Schizophrenia Actually Like the Voices They Hear

Hearing voices of non-existent interlocutors is a common symptom of schizophrenia. But it seems that...

What It’s Really Like to Have Schizophrenia

Stuart Baker-Brown's first experiences with paranoid schizophrenia seemed, on their surface, not unreasonable...

Inflamed Delusions

Schizophrenia can obliterate people's connection to reality and to others around them. But even as this...