As some of you may know, from my blogs, I have schizophrenia--a mental illness I've had since I was in my late teens. I just read an article which drew me because of the title. Here is the link to the article: www.mentalwellnesstoday.com/Articles /t abid/89/Article/586/schizophrenia-liR>nked-to-increased-autoimmune-disease -r isk.aspx The article said that there is a link between SZ and autoimmune disease. Interestingly, people with SZ are MORE likely to get diseases including Grave's and psoriasis (and along with that , psoriatic arthritis, which is what I have)...and are LESS likely to get RA than are the general population. Just for a point of interest...
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