Discover how paranoid schizophrenia differs from other types of schizophrenia, why it can take a while to get a diagnosis, and which treatments work best for each form of this serious mental illness.
Get answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Minnie Bowers-Smith, MD, answers this one about schizoaffective disorder and schizophrenia.
Each year, about 3 million people (typically young adults) are diagnosed with schizophrenia. Learn more about the signs and symptoms of this mental illness and what to do if you see them in a loved one.