Most people with schizophrenia make a recovery, although many will experience the occasional return of symptoms (relapses).
Schizophrenia is a mental condition where you may see, hear or believe things that are not real.
Symptoms of schizophrenia include hearing voices or seeing things that are not real, unusual beliefs and confused thinking.
Schizophrenia is usually treated with a combination of talking therapies and medicine.
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