The article described how researchers at the University of Sheffield believe the key to treating schizophrenia may be found in fish oil.
Anne put her son, who was already taking the schizophrenia drugs Zyprexa and Lithium, on high doses of fish oil. "He has been homebound for years," she told fellow Internet surfers.
Bullies, narcissists, borderlines, histrionics and sociopaths like easy targets.
They go after people who are kind, generous, trusting, eager to please, self-reflective, competent, talented or “gifted” in some way and, most importantly, people who have a desire to cooperate or work things out and a non-confrontational personal style (Namie, 2003).
This revealed that members of the creative professions were 25 per cent more likely than other professions to carry the DNA variants linked with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.“We are here using the tools of modern genetics to take a systematic look at a fundamental aspect of how the brain works,” said Kari Stefansson, chief executive of De Code, a company based in Reykjavik dedicated to analysing the human genome with the help of Iceland’s extensive medical and genealogical records.“The results of this study should not have come as a surprise because to be creative you have to think differently from the crowd and we had previously shown that carriers of genetic factors that predispose to schizophrenia do so,” said Dr Stefansson, the leader of the study published in the journal The researchers point out in their study that thinking differently from others has always been considered one of the hallmarks of creativity, which is why genius has so often been linked throughout history to what is widely described as “madness”, with examples ranging from troubled artist Vincent Van Gogh to mathematician John Nash.“Great thinkers of the past from Aristotle to Shakespeare have remarked that creative genius and insanity are often characterised by the same unleashing of thoughts and emotions.
The majority of auditory are voices, which I refer to by colours that I associate them with: ‘I also sometimes hear cheering and applause, or hear people shouting my name.
"He is now fishing, hitting golf balls in the yard and reading the sports page." Before long other benefits emerged, she says.
A few weeks after taking the oil her son's doctor was confident enough about his progress to lower the dosage of his other drugs and, "he is now doing even better".
These are wonderful qualities, which make you a great catch—especially for an emotional predator (e.g., borderlines, narcissists, histrionics, sociopaths and their variants) because it makes you easier to steamroll.
This means you have to learn to be more discerning and develop dating street smarts when it comes to new relationships.