Nutrition and Schizophrenia

Doncaster and South Humber NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK Schizophrenia is a serious and disabling mental disorder which affects almost one percent of the population worldwide. It is characterised by so-called 'positive' symptoms such as delusions false beliefs and hallucinations such as hearing voices , usually together with 'negative' symptoms such as lack of drive and initiative, blunted emotions and lack of judgement. Current treatment involves the use of antipsychotic medication and psychosocial...