In Part 1, you addressed the role of dopamine in the underlying cause of Parkinson’s Disease and its treatment. Dopamine is also implicated in 2 other disorders, schizophrenia and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
According to the National Institute of Mental Health (2012), schizophrenia is a severe disorder affecting 1% of the population. Although it is not as disabling, ADHD affects approximately 9% of elementary school children.
How is dopamine-related to norepinephrine and epinephrine?
Learning and memory
Provide at least 2 references from scientific research. In-text citations and the reference list should follow APA format.
National Institutes of Health (n.d.). Schizophrenia. Retrieved from the National Institute of Mental Health Web site: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/statistics/1SCHIZ.shtml