Foetal stress linked to schizophrenia

August 22, 2008

Publication: Evening Herald

Date: Thursday, August 21, 2008 Page: 34

Headline: Foetal stress linked to schizophrenia

Women subjected to severe stress during pregnancy risk giving birth to children who develop schizophrenia, a study suggests. Researchers found that

Oestrogen may relieve psychosis

August 8, 2008

Oestrogen may relieve psychosis

[Posted: Tue 05/08/2008 by Joanne McCarthy]

The major form of oestrogen found in humans, oestradiol, appears to be a useful treatment in women with schizophrenia when combined with antipsychotic medication, an Australian report