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new treatments any time soon, but the results have given researchers “their first biological handle” on the psychiatric disorder that affects more than two million Americans

This image provided by Heather de Rivera and made with a fluorescent microscope shows C4 proteins, green, located at the synapses in a culture of human neurons. In research released on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, scientists pursuing the biological roots of schizophrenia have zeroed in on a potential factor _ a normal brain process that gets kicked into overdrive. The finding could someday lead to ways to treat the disease or even prevent it. (Heather de Rivera/McCarroll Lab/Harvard via AP)


Getting Jack Back

by Maddy Warnes

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Side Note from Felina Silver Robinson: Olivia Dean is emotionally tormented by a boy named Jack and she can’t seem to deal with it on top of all of her other problems. It doesn’t matter that she’s beautiful. Jack doesn’t care. Olivia balances her schizophrenia, anorexia, and cyber-bullying. But what’s worse is that she also has to deal with social isolation. How do you make friends if you have to deal with all of this and you’re just a teenager? Maddy Warnes does an amazing job telling Olivia’s story.


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