Examples of psychosis in a Sentence
The patient suffers from some kind of psychosis.
Recent Examples of psychosis from the Web
In other cases, the red flag law has been used to remove a gun from someone diagnosed with active psychosis or in domestic violence cases.
The National Academies report said pot smoking may be linked to higher chances of traffic accidents, chronic bronchitis from long-term use and schizophrenia and other causes of psychosis, especially in the most frequent users.
Chrouch recalls a case of a mother with postpartum psychosis who began to break things in the home.
In other words, time to examine the numbers to determine what the results say about your collective political psychosis, Chicago.
But, there are people who shouldn't take them: people at risk for serious mental illness, for psychosis, for schizophrenia.
In cases of early psychosis, early intervention can cut the risk of suicide by half, according to a recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
However, that story didn’t indicate if the death rate was higher than what would be expected in a similar group of patients with Parkinson’s disease psychosis who didn’t get the drug.
Someone with psychosis, for instance, should receive treatment in two weeks but may wait up to six months, says Will Johnstone of Rethink Mental Illness, a charity.
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PSYCHOSIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of psychosis for English Language Learners
: a very serious mental illness that makes you behave strangely or believe things that are not true
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