It's time to recognize mental health as essential to physical health
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The human brain is a wonder. Through folds of tissue and pulses of electricity, it lets us perceive, attempt to understand, and shape the world around us. As science rapidly charts the brain's complex structures, new discoveries are revealing the biology of how the mind functions and fails. Given the centrality of the brain to human…