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Diagnosed with Schizophrenia - Part One

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PART ONE: Schizophrenia is a brain disease and one of the most serious mental illnesses in Canada. Common symptoms are mixed-up thoughts, delusions (false or irrational beliefs), hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that do not exist) and bizarre behaviour. People suffering from schizophrenia have difficulty performing tasks that require abstract memory and sustained attention.

GUEST: Carla Dyck's family has been touched by Schizophrenia twice. She opens up and shares her personal story.