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Positive Psychology: Harnessing the power of happiness, mindfulness, and inner strength

Dear Reader, In the summer of 2015, the surgeon general of the United States, Dr. Vivek Murthy, appeared on National Public Radio's show Wait Wait Don't Tell Me! and shared some thoughts about how to improve Americans' health and well-being. Most people think that you need to be healthy in order to be happy, said Dr. Murthy, a cardiologist at Harvard-affiliated Brigham and Women's Hospital. "But I actually think a lot of times…

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