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How do your promote physical health for people with mental illness?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

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Loving someone who is mentally ill is a tremendous challenge that will take sacrifice, courage, and goodness that may not be returned.
Some of the strongest medications promote obesity. One of the kindest things you can do is find some form of vigorous physical activity you and your loved one anjoy doing together, and share this time. It's a precious opportunity. Good luck.

In brief: By example

Loving someone who is mentally ill is a tremendous challenge that will take sacrifice, courage, and goodness that may not be returned.
Some of the strongest medications promote obesity. One of the kindest things you can do is find some form of vigorous physical activity you and your loved one anjoy doing together, and share this time. It's a precious opportunity. Good luck.
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