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Health is inevitable; contagion is not!

From the April 8, 1996 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

We'd probably chuckle at the notion that one could catch good health from someone else. Yet, the founder of this magazine, Mary Baker Eddy, writes regarding one facing contagion, "If he believed as sincerely that health is catching when exposed to contact with health people, he would catch their state of feeling quite as surely and with better effect than he does the sick man's" (Miscellaneous Writings, p.