Dr. Siddhartha Sankar Dash

Schizophrenia is classified as severe mental illness

24th May is World Schizophrenia Day . Schizophrenia is classified as severe mental illness . Many people through out the world are suffering from this disease . In this disease the patient is suffering from disorganised thinking process . Also may have disorganised or inappropriate behaviour and sometimes irrelevant speech . Patient may also have bizzare , irrational thought which he/she thinks right . Patient commonly may have hallucinations (mainly auditory ). There may be self talking . Patient sometimes thinks that some people are trying to harm him/her or making conspiration against him /her . There may be anger out burst and disturbance in sleep .
The patient should take consultation from a Neuropsychiatrist as soon as possible. If the patient takes medicines regularly he may have a normal social life .