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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paranoid_personality_disorder

Paranoid personality disorder (PPD) is a mental disorder characterized by paranoia and a ... People with PPD may have a tendency to bear grudges, suspiciousness, tendency to .... PPD occurs in about 0.5%–2.5% of the general population.

www.livescience.com/3064-freak-paranoia-common.html

Nov 12, 2008 ... Paranoia, once assumed to afflict only schizophrenics, may be a lot ... schizophrenics to violence, to the irrational fears many people have daily.

www.sharecare.com/health/paranoid-schizophrenia/how-common-is-paranoid-schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental illness that affects about 1% of the population. This means about 3 million Americans have this condition, whether or not th.

psychcentral.com/disorders/paranoid-personality-disorder-symptoms

People with paranoid personality disorder are generally characterized by having ... While it is fairly normal for everyone to have some degree of paranoia about ... with age, with many people experiencing few of the most extreme symptoms by ...

www.mentalhealthamerica.net/conditions/paranoia-and-delusional-disorders

Paranoia occurs in many mental disorders, but is most often present in psychotic ... things that aren't there), they might have what is called a delusional disorder.

www.minddisorders.com/Ob-Ps/Paranoid-personality-disorder.html

People with paranoid personality disorder (PPD) have long-term, ... aspects of a paranoid lifestyle, however, it is still not sufficient to drive many people with PPD  ...

www.webmd.com/mental-health/paranoid-personality-disorder

May 18, 2016 ... People with PPD also suffer from paranoia, an unrelenting mistrust and suspicion of others, even when there is no reason to be suspicious.

www.webmd.com/mental-health/news/20040804/personality-disorders-affect-15-of-americans

Aug 4, 2004 ... Nearly 31 million Americans -- 15% of the population -- have at least one ... Paranoid personality disorder entails a generally distrustful view of ...

www.webmd.com/schizophrenia/features/why-feel-paranoid

Dec 19, 2015 ... Most people use the word “paranoid” to describe occasional ... But in many cases , you can take steps to have fewer of these thoughts or avoid ...