Clinical zoanthropy or lycanthropy is a type of psychosis in which people believe they have become animals. Cases date back to antiquity. Several modern cases are presented.
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Suspiciousness and magical thinking. Odd behaviors and speech patterns. Unusual affective expressions. Sound a lot like Schizophrenia. Or does it?
Some wannabe moms are so desperate for a baby they’re willing to commit shocking crimes to get one.
Max-Planck Institute researchers led a study using AI machine learning and human intelligence to predict psychosis.
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Anthropologist Roy Richard Grinker explores the roots of mental illness stigma in his new book.
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Although psychotic symptoms are often the most dramatic and visible features of schizophrenia, other symptoms are likely responsible for poor long-term outcomes.
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