Marijuana might make you delusional, but could cannabis use be linked to schizophrenia?
Scientists have found that exposure to air pollution early in life produces harmful changes in the brains of mice, including an enlargement of part of the brain that is seen in humans who have autism and schizophrenia.
Scientists may have just found out what causes the "voices" in schizophrenia. They've identified problems in a connection between brain structures that may predispose individuals to hearing the "voices" that are a common symptom of schizophrenia.
As many psychiatric disorders can be connected to memory deficits, scientist have now identified an important network of genes that control essential properties of neurons that are critical for function of the human brain, memory and the development of schizophrenia.