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Spotlight on ... schizophrenia

We've put together a selection of factsheets, articles, personal stories and videos to raise awareness of this often misunderstood illness.

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'It’s a scary illness, but it doesn’t mean the people who have it are scary.'

Despite what many people think, schizophrenia is far from being a life sentence.

We asked people living with schizophrenia how they manage their symtpoms.
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Living with schizophrenia

SANE Speaker, Sandy, shares her advice for anyone recently diagnosed with schizophrenia.

For more information on schizophrenia, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment see the new SANE Guide to Schizophrenia.

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