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What are the different ways of defining 'well-being' or 'wellness'?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
Anti-Aging Medicine
6 doctors agree
In brief: Optimal wellness
is self-actualizing and perhaps even helping others to self-actualize.
For a person to be able to achieve his or her full potential and optimum health, all parts of life must be in balance and build on one another: physiology, safety, love and belonging, self-esteem and respect, and finally self-actualization. More? See this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maslow's_hierarchy_of_needs

In brief: Optimal wellness
is self-actualizing and perhaps even helping others to self-actualize.
For a person to be able to achieve his or her full potential and optimum health, all parts of life must be in balance and build on one another: physiology, safety, love and belonging, self-esteem and respect, and finally self-actualization. More? See this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maslow's_hierarchy_of_needs
Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
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Dr. Janet Greenhut
Preventive Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Many things
Liking yourself, getting enough rest and sleep, feeling appreciated, being physically active, being part of a community, having close friends, feeling needed, having a sense of purpose, and much more.

In brief: Many things
Liking yourself, getting enough rest and sleep, feeling appreciated, being physically active, being part of a community, having close friends, feeling needed, having a sense of purpose, and much more.
Dr. Janet Greenhut
Dr. Janet Greenhut
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