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What Are The Causes Of Schizophrenia?

I have schizophrenia, possibly due to a blow to the head in 1992. Now I believe I have a amoeba eating my brain. You d probably laugh. I was able to work for many years in spite of the problem, and am starting a company, but still want to know more about schizophrenia, and what causes it.
Mon, 6 Nov 2017
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in my knowledge schizophrenia causes are numerous

one would be genes ( it would run in families ) , other chemical changes, in the brain


sometimes it can be can be triggered by cannabis use
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What Are The Causes Of Schizophrenia?

in my knowledge schizophrenia causes are numerous one would be genes ( it would run in families ) , other chemical changes, in the brain sometimes it can be can be triggered by cannabis use