Early Stages Of Schizophrenia Linked To Brain Inflammation | IFLScience

Schizophrenia is a severely debilitating mental illness that affects around one in 100 individuals in both the United Kingdom and the United States. “Schizophrenia” is actually an umbrella term for a complex range of different neurological disorders, each with a host of symptoms that can sometimes be difficult to detect during the earlier stages of the affliction. Fortunately, a new study, published in the American Journal of Psychiatry, has revealed that a type of immune cell is more active in the brains of people at risk of schizophrenia. This should aid medical doctors in the early detection of the disorder.

Source: Early Stages Of Schizophrenia Linked To Brain Inflammation | IFLScience

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