75 percent of all physical diseases are linked to unhealthy emotions.
There's a common perception that mind and body conditions are separate, but did you know that 75% of all physical diseases are rooted in emotional issues?
It is much easier for people to seek help for physical issues and avoid seeking help for emotional and mental issues. Dr. Gettings’ mission is to educate the public about the inseparable connection between the mind and the body.
Emotional distress causes disease in the body.
Stress is the inability to cope with a perceived (real or imagined) threat to our well being which results in a series of physical responses. An estimated 75-90 percent of all doctor visits in the United States are for stress-related issues.
Mental and physical health are inseparable.