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8 Keys to Health

What is health? For some, being healthy means not being sick. But health is much more than that. “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” (WHO) [1] A high school course literature for health and social care (from Norway) states: “A holistic…

Secrets of Peak Mental Health

David DeRose, MD, MPH, and Bernell Baldwin, PhD, neuroscientist In 1944, at the age of 16, Edith Eger was taken by the Nazis from her home in Hungary and sent to the infamous Auschwitz death camp. Although spared the gas chambers used on her parents, the already-thin Edith gradually wasted away as she was transferred…