Achieving and maintaining health is an ongoing process, shaped by both the evolution of health care knowledge and practices as well as personal strategies and organized interventions for staying healthy.
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... Self care See also Chronic care management, Social relation, and Stress management Personal health depends partially on the active, passive, and assisted cues people observe and adopt about ... Personal health also depends partially on the social structure of a person's life ... and other social activities have been linked to positive mental health and even increased longevity ...
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