The Insanity Virus

Schizophrenia may not be just a matter of bad genes or bad luck. A growing group of psychiatrists says the real culprit is a virus entwined in every person’s DNA.

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Steven and David Elmore were born identical twins, but their first days in this world could not have been more different. David came home from the hospital after a week. Steven, born four minutes later, stayed behind in the ICU. For a month he hovered near death in an incubator, wracked with fever from what doctors called a dangerous viral infection. Even after Steven recovered, he lagged behind his twin. He lay awake but rarely cried. When his mother smiled at him, he stared back with blank eye...
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