HEALTH & WELLNESS: The Relationship Between Mental and Physical Health

Did you know that about 22% of those who suffer with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease also experience at least mild depression? For a number of reasons, chronic physical issues can affect and compound mental health, and vice versa. Psychcentral.com contributor Jane Collingwood explores some options for combating this phenomenon, including getting plenty of sleep, exercising, and being careful that the effects of medications for mental and physical conditions don’t conflict. To view this article, click here.