The Bizarre Link Between Blindness and Schizophrenia

From SciShow Psych.

You might have heard that supposedly, no one who was born blind has ever been diagnosed with schizophrenia. But if that’s true, how those two conditions so closely related to each other?

Hosted by: Brit Garner
———-
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow

SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org
———-
Huge thanks go to the following Patreon supporters for helping us keep SciShow free for everyone forever:

Matt Curls, Sam Buck, Christopher R Boucher, Avi Yashchin, Adam Brainard, Greg, Alex Hackman, Sam Lutfi, D.A. Noe, Piya Shedden, Scott Satovsky Jr, Charles Southerland, Patrick D. Ashmore, charles george, Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters
———-
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
———-
Sources:
https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00624/full
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3615184/
https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnhum.2014.00940/full#h3
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5216858/
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0920996418304055?via%3Dihub
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3110439/

Image sources:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Occipital_lobe#/media/File:Lobes_of_the_brain_NL.svg
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/ear-hearing-icon-gm1136113783-302467793