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I think my daughter might have schizophrenia!!
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cahayes posted:
My daughter is 8yrs old and i have been told that she shows signs of Schizophrenia! But she is being treated for ADHD and BIPOLAR!!! I have looked up information on schizophrenia and alot of her symptoms match up with it. Is there anyone out there that has a child or knows someone with a child that has this? Could you give me a little insit to maybe what would happen or what i should be looking for exactly?? I need help n have no idea what to do the doctors wont listen to me and i am at the end of my rope!
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larsstarscanary responded:
What is it that you are telling the doctors that they aren't hearing from you?

Schizoaffective disorder, bipolar type is kind of a combination of the two.

What are your doctors saying?

What is happening with your daughter, mood swings, hallucinations, delusions, etc?
 
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larsstarscanary responded:
At the bottom of this column, WebMD was thoughtful enough to put under the heading

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