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what do people with schizophrenia see

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Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
Not usually.: Hallucinations are auditory or visual with auditory more common. Auditory may be vague and benign or clear and foul and threatening, often demanding a ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Durette
21 years experience Neurology
Decline in function: They may see social withdrawal or isolation, lack of self-care (poor hygiene), constricted range of emotional expression, decreased motivation, and an ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes: While common in children, it is rare in adults but not necessarily part of a psychosis. And not all psychotic symptoms are schizophrenia. If there are ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Soto
25 years experience Psychiatry
No: There are currently no tests known that can identify someone at risk for schizophrenia even out of the womb. However a lot of work is being done on ea ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience Psychiatry
Professional help: Suicidal ideation is a psychiatric emergency. Thoughts of suicide should never be taken lightly. Most if not all cases of successful suicide could hav ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
Downward Spiral: Schizoaffective disorder, like schizophrenia, is a chronic debilitating mental illness. Without treatment, those who suffer from this disorder may le ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
?: I don't understand your question. Please write back and be more specific/descriptive.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
Lots of options: Besides eating disorder clinics and psychiatry/psychology offices, look at private and community-based programs that help people with emotional proble ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
Many Emotions: Eating disorders are filled with emotions as well as physical symptoms. Persons with eating disorders can be in such denial that they feel little dis ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Many: It is amazing to me that this is such a common question.Sleep disorders are common today and include insomnia, sleep apnea, sleep walking and talking, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 years experience Psychiatry
Bipolar disorder: Bipolar disorder is a psychiatric condition characterized by mood alteration with ups and downs, alternating along time. There are different types of ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Shedler
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Maybe: Hard to answer without knowing a lot more. The relevant questions are how you are different and why you are different. Whether or not you have a per ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Stay active.: Remain as mentally engaged as possible. Remember the adage: "the fire of pain refines the heart to pure gold." if you have deformities, you have bee ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Mental: Comprehensive initial assessment, thorough history, and complete medical workup.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Many types: It depends on what the history and physical shows. We have a variety of lab tests, imaging including x-ray that we use.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Seek treatment: Although not curative, successful treatment can improve quality of life.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
Talk with OB/GYN: Your doctor can recommend a psychologist or psychiatrist to safely and effectively assist you in decreasing your distress and helping you feel more co ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Depression: Symptoms of depression can include: feeling sad, irritable or angry. There can be a decrease in sex drive. Energy level & motivation levels may drop. ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes it is.: Cannabis can exacerbate an existing anxiety disorder. Use of cannabis can trigger an initial panic attack or anxiety in individual's who did not previ ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes, w/ support: Bipolar is actually a fairly new Dx. It claimed the territory of Manic Depression and added to it - a Corporation on a take-over spree. To some, every ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience Psychiatry
Affective disorder: A type of affective disorder characterized by periods of mania in addition to depression. Some pts have mild sx while others have more severe mood swi ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Huntigton's disease?: Huntington's disease is a very complex neurologic disorder. Balance problems frequently become and issue, and sporting activities such as tai chi, ev ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Support group: Join a local or on-line support group. It is very difficult when someone you love has a severe mental disorder. The support groups will educate you, h ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
A lot of overlap: People with autism by definition have difficulty with their information processing , that can result in significant perceptual abn. So some sx of sch ... Read More
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