International Journal of Psychiatry Sciences

Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part A (2020)

Health, mental health and its characteristics



Health is a state where the body and mind are coping well with the daily challenges of diseases. A clear distinction is often made between 'mind' and 'body'. But when considering mental health and physical health, the two should not be thought of as separate. Poor physical health can lead to an increased risk of developing mental health problems. Similarly, poor mental health can negatively impact on physical health, leading to an increased risk of some conditions.

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How to cite this article:
Kanika. Health, mental health and its characteristics. Int. J. Psychiatry Res. 2020;2(1):14-15. DOI: 10.33545/26649241.2020.v2.i1a.11