Is today's medicine going in the right direction, and is healing and helping really still the main priority in our health system? Do you feel understood by your doctor, or are you just a number in the system for which a standardized diagnosis needs to be found? Georg Josef Mysik is a retired physician. In this patient guide, he passes on his accumulated professional and personal experiences. In doing so, he always considers the person as a whole as well as taking into account the human evolution and the environment we live in. In addition to valuable advice on illness and health, body, mind, and nutrition, he explains the medical background in a comprehensible way.