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Mental Health

  • By: Lyn Michaud
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Mental health is a state of being with cognition, emotion or mood and behavior providing a sense of well-being. Illness and disorders are characterized by alternations in cognition, emotion, or mood and behavior (alone or in combination) causing distress or impaired ...

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