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Want to Understand Delusions?  Listen to the People Who Have Them

Want to Understand Delusions? Listen to the People Who Have Them

For the first decades of Sohee Park’s career in schizophrenia research, she rarely stopped to consider what life was like for her research subjects. Now a professor of psychology at Vanderbilt University, Park made a name for herself by studying working memory—the quick, scratch-pad-like memory that helps us keep track of what we’re doing. By …

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Want to Understand Delusions?  Listen to the People Who Have Them

Want to Understand Delusions? Listen to the People Who Have Them

In their paper, Ritunnano and her colleagues quote people who describe experiences of newfound purpose, profound guilt, and oneness with the universe. Tea World Psychiatry study, which takes a capacious approach to characterizing psychosis across all its phases, highlights experiences that include childhood isolation, feelings of relief at the onset of delusions, and loss of …

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UNDERSTAND IT ALL – Why are the cases of acute hepatitis detected in children worrying scientists?

More than 169 cases of acute hepatitis have been detected over the past few weeks in around ten European countries. Experts wonder about this inflammation of the liver, the origin of which remains unknown. The phenomenon is spreading and worrying. More than 169 cases of acute hepatitis affecting children have been detected across ten European …

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