TITLE

Genius and Madness

AUTHOR(S)
Pulver, Fred
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Macrobiotics Today;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the mental health problem and its impact on the society. Research on the statistics of mental disorders from the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health is evaluated. The author describes the life of scientist John Nash and offers insights on how macrobiotic principle affects one's judgment and will. He considers health as a condition of body and mind and suggests that problem of mental health must be dealt with physiologically and psychologically.
ACCESSION #
23629734

 

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