posted on August 4, 2017
Schizophrenia is a disorder that involves failure to maintain integrated personality functioning, impaired thoughts of reality, and disturbances in thinking, along with delusions and/or hallucinations. Onset commonly occurs during late adolescence or early adulthood, primarily late teens and early twenties for men and late twenties and early thirties for women. According to the Schizophrenia society of Canada, about 30,000 Canadians are affected by this condition.
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