Sunday, March 29, 2015

A Complication for the Newest Breakthrough in Schizophrenia Treatment

Scott Alexander writes:
The newest breakthrough in ensuring schizophrenic people take their medication (a hard problem!) is bundling the pills with an ingestable computer chip that transmits data from the patient’s stomach. It’s a bold plan, somewhat complicated by the fact that one of the most common symptoms of schizophrenia is the paranoid fear that somebody has implanted a chip in your body to monitor you. 


  1. Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not really after you.

    1. Just because they aren't out to get you doesn't mean they won't.