Mental Disorders: Differences Between Schizophrenia And Women

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Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that usually begins in early adulthood, between the ages of 16 and 30. Schizophrenia can occur in all societies regardless of color, class, or religion. Although there are some variations in terms of incidence and outcomes for different groups of people (Murray, 2005). Men tend to develop the condition earlier than women; (average onset for men is 18 years of age) whereas women develop symptoms much later (25 years of age). Schizophrenia is very rare for people under the age of 10, and over the age of 40. The diagram below shows the general age for

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