Family and Caregiver Schizophrenia Discussion Forum

Grandmother have schizophrenia

Is there anyway i can’t help to prevent schizophrenia so i don’t have it? Thank you!

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@Lolo22 Information for Teens: How to Lower Your Risk for Schizophrenia

             >Don't use street drugs, and moderate any use of alcohol
             >Make an ongoing effort to develop your social skills as much as you can
             >Avoid social isolation
             >Make an ongoing effort to maintain friendships with adults
             >Make an extra effort to learn positive perspectives on the world
             >Make extra effort to learn how to deal with stress and anxiety
             >Seek Help from Qualified Psychologists and Psychiatrists 
                      if you have problems coping

         (exerpt from article on