“The brain and the body should not be categorized into two totally separate types of healthcare. Mental health is physical health and physical health is healthcare. Healthcare is healthcare. The World Health Organization defines health as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. There is no health without mental health.”

1. Mental health is physical health.

2. Mental illnesses are not only mental, they are physical as well.

3. Depression can be fatal, just like any other physical illness.

4. “You’re making it up to get out of doing (this) or (that). Just smile!”

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