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Health - Psychic Hygiene
(1,014 words)

Part of Health:

1. Physical Health

2. Psychic Hygiene

Mental health is a state of harmonious functioning in our personality, wherein we perceive ourselves and the world around us with a sense of accuracy, alertness and dynamic awareness, by meeting stimuli and responding with a measure of urge and initiative for action, or with a restful sense of satisfaction; by enjoying the confrontation, and enduring reverses with a sense of challenge marked by commitment to action or resolution to patience according …

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Edward L. Suarez– Murias, “Health - Psychic Hygiene”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 05 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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