Psychiatrists believe that like any other chronic ailment schizophrenia can be managed through consistent medication and the will of patients and their families, reports an article in The Hindu. Misinformation and lack of awareness about schizophrenia often lead people to incorrectly assume that a schizophrenia diagnosis will likely lead to a poor prognosis. With positive familial and societal support psychiatrists believe that people with schizophrenia have the potential to lead a normal life. To read this article in its entirety, click here.