A few years later, schizophrenia and drug addiction drove Bob off the rails.
This is the source of the schizophrenia that the South will suffer until it goes through its crisis of conscience.
His lawyer says his client suffers from schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
The Duke researchers screened out those who had problems with hard drugs, alcohol or schizophrenia.
On Monday, Tracy police said Huckaby has been diagnosed with manic depression and schizophrenia.
schizophrenia was the best answer, of course, and one in which his colleagues would concur.
The systematic character of resistance holds good, as I believe I have proved, even in schizophrenia.
Neither is specific of schizophrenia, but applies equally to the neuroses and the normal.
He said that if this schizophrenia kept on progressing, half the world would be in rehabilitation camps.
Just another day in the life of "a person with schizophrenia."
1912, from Modern Latin, literally "a splitting of the mind," from German Schizophrenie, coined in 1910 by Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler (1857-1939), from Greek skhizein "to split" (see schizo-) + phren (genitive phrenos) "diaphragm, heart, mind," of unknown origin.
schizophrenia schiz·o·phre·ni·a (skĭt'sə-frē'nē-ə, -frěn'ē-ə)
Any of a group of psychotic disorders usually characterized by withdrawal from reality, illogical patterns of thinking, delusions, and hallucinations, and accompanied in varying degrees by other emotional, behavioral, or intellectual disturbances. Schizophrenia is often associated with dopamine imbalances in the brain and defects of the frontal lobe and may have an underlying genetic cause.
Any of a group of psychiatric disorders characterized by withdrawal from reality, illogical patterns of thinking, delusions, hallucinations, and psychotic behavior. Schizophrenia is associated with an imbalance of the neurotransmitter dopamine in the brain and may have an underlying genetic cause.
A form of psychosis marked by a strong tendency to dissociate oneself from reality. Schizophrenia is often characterized by hallucinations, delusions, and inappropriate reactions to situations. The word schizophrenia is often used informally as well as scientifically to indicate a split personality.