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Health, according to the World Health Organization, is "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease and infirmity". A variety of definitions have been used for different purposes over time. Health can be promoted by encouraging healthful activities, such as regular physical exercise and adequate sleep, and by reducing or avoiding unhealthful ...

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Whole person health involves looking at more than just separate organs or body systems, and considering broad factors that promote either health or disease. man-holding-stomach.jpg. Gas. Learn about the signs, causes, and treatment options for gas in your digestive tract.