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Yoga for Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a relatively common severe mental disorder which affects approximately 24 million people worldwide, with a lifetime prevalence of 0.3% to 0.6% and incidence of 10.2 to 22.0 per 100,000 people. Schizophrenia is characterised by a constellation of symptoms that can present in a wide variety of ways depending on the person. Core features or symptoms can broadly be divided into positive symptoms and negative symptoms. Read more here.