Schizophrenia is a mental disorder characterized by failure to understand reality and abnormal social behavior. People with schizophrenia often have additional mental health problems like anxiety, depressive. Symptoms include such as delusions, hallucinations, hearing voices that others do not, false beliefs, lack of motivation, unclear or confused thinking, reduced social engagement and emotional expressions. These Symptoms gradually begin in young adulthood and last a long life time. Schizophrenia most commonly strikes between the ages of 16 and 30, and males tend to show symptoms at a slightly younger age than females. In many cases, the disorder develops so slowly that the individual does not know that they have had it for many years. However, in other cases, it can strike suddenly and develop quickly. Schizophrenia affects approximately 1 percent of all adults, globally. Experts say schizophrenia is probably many illnesses masquerading as one.
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