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Breakthroughs In Schizophrenia Research, Denver Iranian-Americans Celebrate Noruz, Feedback On The State Of Medicine

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Today, a friendship forged because of schizophrenia. Roberta Payne, of Denver, has sought to understand her disease for decades, ever since she thought aliens from outer space were inhabiting her thoughts. Dr. Robert Freedman, head of psychiatry at CU-Denver, has helped her gain more understanding. We'll talk to them about recent breakthroughs in schizophrenia research. Then, Happy New Year to you, if you celebrate the Persian holiday of Noruz. We'll hear about the holiday's traditions and food from an Iranian-American living in Denver. And, we hear your feedback today in our Loud and Clear segment. Our interview about the state of medicine drew lots of comments.