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Each subtype deals with the different symptoms that someone may experience from hallucinations to emotional behavior. The five subtypes of schizophrenia are paranoid, disorganized, residual, undifferentiated, and catatonic. Many people are diagnosed with schizophrenia every year. “Approximately 2.4 million American adults, or about 1.1 percent of the population age 18 and older in a given year, have schizophrenia.”(The Numbers Count). There is no cure for schizophrenia, but there are antipsychotic medication and psychotherapy that help people cope with the disorder are become more connected with reality and helping them from going into another episode.