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Vignette: Andre

A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.

—James Allen

You are meeting Andre, a 36 year-old Marine Corps Veteran who is new to the VA system.  He arrives at his visit with a completed Personal Health Inventory (PHI).  As you review his PHI, your attention is drawn to what he has written in the “Surroundings: Physical and Emotional” section:


Rindfleisch, J. Adam

Position title: MPhil, MD