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2710, 2011

Lower State of Consciousness (LSC)

By |October 27th, 2011|Insight, Stigma, Sz Tips|Comments Off on Lower State of Consciousness (LSC)

I am not writing a scientific blog, this time I’m writing about myself. I want to express the feeling and observation of being in a temporally lower state of consciousness (LSC), not psychosis, not lower intelligence, not floating.

The lower one […]

208, 2011

What is Schizophrenia?

By |August 2nd, 2011|Living with Sz, Sz Tips|2 Comments

“I thought of the voices as… something a little different from aliens. I thought of them more like angels… It’s really my subconscious talking, it was really that… I know that now”
John Nash -Nobel prize winner.

Schizophrenia is a major mental […]

1607, 2011

Famous People with Schizophrenia

By |July 16th, 2011|Living with Sz, Sz Tips|15 Comments

Peter Green- Fleetwood Mac founder and guitarist.

Brian Wilson- Vocalist and main composer for the
Beach Boys.

Andy Goram- Scottish national and Glasgow Rangers goalkeeper.

Megan Fox -Model/Actress from the film “Transformers”.

Eduard Einstein- Son of Albert Einstein.

Wesley Willis- Singer.

John Nash- Professor of mathematics, […]

1706, 2011

Why Are Schizophrenics Paranoid?

By |June 17th, 2011|Living with Sz, Sz Tips|4 Comments

Paranoia is described as an irrational fear or anxiety and occurs as delusions in schizophrenia. According to the BBC in 2006, 1 in 3 people in the UK regularly feel suspicious or paranoid. Since I live in the UK I am […]

2305, 2011

New Film (Living With Schizophrenia)

By |May 23rd, 2011|Living with Sz, Sz Tips|3 Comments

This is a short blog to speak about the film ‘Living With Schizophrenia’. Its a 25 minute piece, that is extremely beautiful and insightful. To everybody who is suffereing with schizophrenia, or those who have loved ones with this illness-this […]

2804, 2011

Poetry Therapy (Part One)

By |April 28th, 2011|Living with Sz, Sz Tips, Why Do I Write|Comments Off on Poetry Therapy (Part One)

Poetry has probably been used as a method of counselling the mind and soul for thousands of years. Some historians have copies of poetry in their museums and vaults, that seem to pre-date ordinary books itself.

Charles Bukowski has described poetry […]

2401, 2011

My Top 10 Schizophrenia Pitfalls

By |January 24th, 2011|Living with Sz, Sz Tips|2 Comments

1.TELEVISION: Watching too much TELEVISION is a PITFALL. Watching too much crime, horror, sci-fi, news, drama, .. shows may worsen paranoid symptoms for paranoid schizophrenics. When my mind is paranoid, the television always stops me from recovering. These experiences are […]

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