Category: SCHIZOPHRENIA

Is Schizophrenia Genetic? Here’s What To Know About Your Family’s Risk

Researchers have estimated that around 90% of the chance to develop schizophrenia is genetic. However, this doesn’t mean that those who have faulty genes are likely to be diagnosed with the disorder.   “The average risk of developing schizophrenia ranges between half between 1 and 1%,” Keith Nuechterlein Ph.D. Professor of Psychology, as well as director of the UCLA Center […]