hallucinations

Vitamin D deficiency increases schizophrenia risk

Some research suggests a link between low vitamin D levels and a person’s risk of developing schizophrenia. New evidence indicates that this notion may be correct. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, schizophrenia is one of the leading causes of disability worldwide. Symptoms such as hallucinations, delusions, and cognitive problems characterize schizophrenia.…

Scientists Warn About Mental Health Consequences of Using Marijuana

A group of scientists in the United States, United Kingdom, Europe and Australia is warning about the potential mental health consequences of marijuana use, The Guardian reports. They say frequent use of marijuana increases the risk of psychotic disorders in vulnerable people. The scientists are calling for global public health…