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Maladies of Creativity: 5 Diseases Supposed to Increase Artistry and Imagination

Where does creativity come from? It’s a question which has haunted many great philosophical minds for centuries, and one which has never – to our knowledge – been successfully answered. Some would claim that artistry and imagination are the result of a stimulating childhood environment. Others would point to trauma, or divine intervention. Some would […]

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Schizophrenia: Major Psychiatric Illness

Historical Background: “Schizophrenia” was first identified as a discrete mental illness by Dr. Emile Kraepelin in the 1887 AD  and differentiated psychiatric illness into 2 major groups. Dementia Precox Mani depressive illness( psychosis) Eugen Bleuer’s Fundamental Symptoms of Schizophrenia: 4 A’s The Swiss psychiatrist, Eugen Bleuler, coined the term, “schizophrenia” in 1911. He first  described the […]

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