What is negative schizophrenia?

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People with Type II, or negative schizophrenia, are usually described as poorly adjusted before their schizophrenia slowly overtakes them. They have predominantly "negative" symptoms, such as withdrawal from others and psychomotor retardation.
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What is schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia is a psychotic disorder or group of disorders thataffects the normal functioning of the brain and severely impairsthinking, emotion, and behavior. Doctors do not

What are the negative symptoms of schizophrenia?

Flat affect (sounding relatively emotionless) . Poverty of speech (not speaking much) . Insomnia (sleeplessness) . Depression (lack of energy, lack of interests) . Inabili

What does schizophrenia do?

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that makes it hard to: . Tell the difference between what is real and not real . Think clearly . Have normal emotional responses . Act n

What do you do if you have schizophrenia?

If you have reason to believe that you - or a loved one - has schizophrenia, the first thing you need to do is get to a professional (either a psychiatrist or licensed psychot

What can schizophrenia do to you?

it stops the thing in your brain that differentiates dreams from reality and makes everything either real or surreal to a certain being. It causes voices in their head, halluc

What is the defition of schizophrenia?

A psychotic disorder that involves severe disturbances in thinking, speech, perception, emotion and behaviour. This term was introduced by a Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler

What is the difference between positive and negative symptoms of Schizophrenia?

Positive symptoms are the symptoms where a behavior or thought is present that should not be there (i.e. delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech, inappropriate emotions

Why do you get Schizophrenia?

To this day, there is no totally verified answer as to why people "get" schizophrenia. Some people claim that the mother has a certain infection or virus during pregnancy.
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Are hallucinations a negative symptom of schizophrenia?

No, hallucinations are a positive symptom. The difference between a negative and positive symptom is that a negative symptom means that something usually present in normal peo

What will schizophrenia do to you?

You will go really crazy most of the time but you sometimes won't be able to tell the difference between reality and fantasy in most cases this is a scary thing to have :(

Which is a typical negative symptom of schizophrenia?

Flat affect (sounding relatively emotionless), poverty of speech (not speaking much), insomnia (sleeplessness), depression (lack of energy, lack of interests), inability to pe