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Often confused with multiple personality disorder, schizophrenia is a mental disorder that affects a person's ability to behave or think normally. Learn about symptoms and treatments of schizophrenia and what might trigger this mysterious condition.

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Schizophrenia Disorder Quiz

Schizophrenia affects roughly 24 million people in the world, according to the World Health Organization. Do you know who’s most likely at risk for schizophrenia or how to treat this disorder? Find out by taking this quiz.


Schizophrenia Disorder Quiz

 Schizophrenia Disorder Quiz

Schizophrenia affects roughly 24 million people in the world. Do you know who’s at risk or how to treat this disorder? Find out by taking this quiz. See more »

How can other people help with schizophrenia?

 How can other people help with schizophrenia?

The caused of schizophrenia are unknown, but treatment and support can help sufferers. Get tips for developing a support system for someone with schizophrenia from Discovery Health. See more »

How is schizophrenia treated?

 How is schizophrenia treated?

Schizophrenia treatments that exist today are not entirely effect. Learn about the treatment options for schizophrenia from Discovery Health. See more »

Schizophrenia as an Illness

 Schizophrenia as an Illness

Schizophrenia affects people across the globe. Get the facts about symptoms and diagnosis of schizophrenia from Discovery Health. See more »

Schizophrenia Resources

 Schizophrenia Resources

Schizophrenia resources can help patients get help and support for their illness. Get a list of support and research organizations for schizophrenia from Discovery Health. See more »

What causes schizophrenia?

 What causes schizophrenia?

Causes of schizophrenia are unknown, but medication can effectively treat symptoms. Learn about the causes of schizophrenia resources from Discovery Health. See more »

What Is the Outlook for Schizophrenia?

 What Is the Outlook for Schizophrenia?

The outlook for people with schizophrenia has improved over the last 25 years. Learn more facts about schizophrenia from Discovery Health. See more »