schizophrenia

  • Listen up: the sound of science

    Can how we speak reflect changes in our mental health? Can ambient sound bring order to loved one...

    Worried about an aging relative with dementia, or a friend suffering from mental illness? New help may be on its way ...

    Body and Mind July 2, 2021
  • COVID Booster

    The five new things science learned about COVID last week.

    Schizophrenia and risk factor for COVID-19 death A new study has shown that schizophrenia is the second biggest ri...

    Health February 1, 2021
  • Would you hallucinate for science?

    Researchers could induce illusions on demand.

    Studying hallucinations is tricky business, and it can be distressing for people with conditions such as schizophreni...

    Body and Mind December 17, 2020
  • Two schizophrenia types discovered

    Brain scans reveal differences in grey matter volume.

    An international research team has discovered there are two distinct neuroanatomical subtypes of schizophrenia. Afte...

    Biology February 27, 2020
  • Scientists discover explore effects of LSD

    Study points to potential treatment for schizophrenia.

    A team of neuroscientists has used functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and real-time eye-tracking to determin...

    Body and Mind March 19, 2018
  • The concept of schizophrenia is coming to an end – here’s why

    Schizophrenia has been harried for decades by psychology, it now appears to have been fatally wou...

    Tatiana Shepeleva/Shutterstock The concept of schizophrenia is dying. Harried for decades by psychology, i...

    Social Sciences August 31, 2017
  • Can fish oil prevent schizophrenia?

    Omega-3 fatty acids could stop the onset of full-blown psychosis.

    Could schizophrenia be nipped in the bud? Yes, according to a seven-year study by Paul Amminger and colleagues at the...

    Biology August 24, 2015