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mental health

Known as: Mental Well-being, Mental Hygiene, Psychological Health 
A person's overall psychological and emotional condition. Good mental health is a state of well-being in which a person is able to cope with everyday… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND The current combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan have involved US military personnel in major ground combat and… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
About 14% of the global burden of disease has been attributed to neuropsychiatric disorders, mostly due to the chronically… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
Mental disorders account for a large proportion of the disease burden in young people in all societies. Most mental disorders… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
It is generally agreed that social ties play a beneficial role in the maintenance of psychological well-being. In this targeted… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
  • I. Meyer
  • Psychological bulletin
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 32852374
In this article the author reviews research evidence on the prevalence of mental disorders in lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • C. Keyes
  • Journal of health and social behavior
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 2961978
This paper introduces and applies an operationalization of mental health as a syndrome of symptoms of positive feelings and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Human beings can be proactive and engaged or, alternatively, passive and alienated, largely as a function of the social… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
  • I. Meyer
  • Journal of health and social behavior
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 21068346
This study describes stress as derived from minority status and explores its effect on psychological distress in gay men. The… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
Cross-sectional data from the Medical Outcomes Study (MOS) were analyzed to test the validity of the MOS 36-Item Short-Form… Expand
Review
1988
Review
1988
Many prominent theorists have argued that accurate perceptions of the self, the world, and the future are essential for mental… Expand