Traditional schizophrenia treatment regimens help with symptoms like delusions, paranoia and auditory hallucinations, but don’t address social anxiety, blunted emotion and lack of motivation. Therapy often isn’t frequent enough to keep patients on track. The dilemma…

It’s long been recognized that people with severe mental illnesses have a greater risk of premature death than those without. It’s also known the culprit is often a treatable chronic disease. A lack of regular medical care is frequently the reason. And when they do get…

The scientific understanding of the biological cause of schizophrenia has been significantly advanced by a landmark study published yesterday in Nature.

Treating people as soon as possible after their first after their first schizophrenia episode can make all the difference, according to a major US government study released today. The 6-year study, called Recovery After an Initial Schizophrenia Episode (RAISE) http://www.…