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What are delusions/paranoia?

What are delusions/paranoia?

Delusions are fixed ideas about something that is not true. 

Some examples of common delusions are: theft “they are stealing my things”; abandonment “you never come to see me, are you going to leave me?”; spousal infidelity “you’re having an affair”; and reference “they are talking about me in the news again”.